Download e-book for iPad: Defendant Participation in the Criminal Process by Abenaa Owusu- Bempah

By Abenaa Owusu- Bempah

ISBN-10: 1138019577

ISBN-13: 9781138019577

Requirements for the defendant to actively perform the English legal strategy were expanding lately such that the defendant can now be penalised for his or her non-cooperation. This e-book explores the alterations to the defendant’s function as a player within the felony technique and the ramifications of penalising a defendant’s non-cooperation, fairly its influence at the opposed system.

The ebook develops a normative theory which proposes that the legal approach may still function as a mechanism for calling the nation to account for its accusations and request for reputable condemnation and punishment of the accused. It is going directly to study the constraints put on the privilege opposed to self-incrimination, the curtailment of the ideal to silence, and the defendant’s responsibility to reveal the main points of his or her case ahead of trial. The publication exhibits that, via putting participatory specifications on defendants and penalising them for his or her non-cooperation, a approach of compulsory participation has constructed. This improvement is the final result of pursuing effective fact-finding with little regard for ideas of equity or the rights of the defendant.

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