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Criminalising coercive control in domestic violence cases: Should Scotland follow the path of England and Wales?
(Sweet & Maxwell, 2016)
This article provides an analysis of s. 76 Serious Crime Act 2015 that entered into force on 29th December 2015 in England and Wales and creates the offence of coercive or controlling behaviour in an intimate or family ...
Is the creation of a discrete offence of coercive control necessary to combat domestic violence?
(Queens University Belfast, School of Law, 2015)
Has the Court of Appeal extended the per incuriam exception : R v Cooper  EWCA cRIM 1872.
(Vathek Publishing, 2011)
Aligning partial defences to murder with the offence of coercive or controlling behaviour
This article reflects on the adoption of s. 76 Serious Crime Act 2015 which criminalises coercive or controlling behaviour in an intimate or family relationship. The examination draws upon the legislative effort to recognise ...
Evidencing domestic violence, including behaviour that falls under the new offence of 'controlling or coercive behaviour'
IN 2015 an offence of 'controlling or coercive behaviour' was introduced under the Serious Crime Act, criminalising for the first time the non-physical abuse which so often occurs in the domestic context. This new offence ...
Challenging the ongoing injustice of imprisonment for public protection: James, Wells and Lee v the United Kingdom
(The Modern Law Review, 2013)
Loss and Denial of Refugee Status
(Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2013)