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Not deep just average: Improving the usability of lay-listener voice descriptions
Earwitness testimony from lay listeners can provide vital evidence in a criminal investigation. However, some research suggests that voice descriptions can be vague. This paper presents the findings of three experiments ...
Ecofeminist Potentials in International Environmental Law
(Lexington Books, 2018-01)
Ofsted v Al-Hijrah, The Case of Segregated Schools and Sex Discrimination.
(The Denning Law Journal, 2018-12-06)
This case of HM Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills v The Interim Executive Board of Al-Hijrah School was the unfortunate outcome of an Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and ...
Proposing a Theoretical Framework for the Criminal Investigation of Human Trafficking Crimes
(Oxford Academic, 2018-05-25)
Human Trafficking (HT) is considered as one of the most complex crimes to investigate. However, to date, little research has been conducted concerning what occurs during criminal investigations of HT. The present study, ...
Forensic voice discrimination: The effect of speech type and background noise on performance
In forensic settings, lay (non-expert) listeners may be required to compare voice samples for identity. In two experiments we investigated the effect of background noise and variations in speaking style on performance. In ...
Accent detection in earwitness identification
(Oxford University Press, 2018-07)
Case Comment: Loake v Crown Prosecution Service
(Sweet and Maxwell, 2018-03-12)
A comment on the Administrative Court's decision in Loke v CPS dealing with the scope of the insanity defence when pleaded in a summary trial.