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Regulating sport for the non-human athlete: horses for courses
(Lexington Books, 2019)
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 ...
Can we have faith jurors listen without prejudice? Likely sources of inaccuracy in voice comparison exercises.
(Sweet and Maxwell, 2019)
This paper reviews the current law in respect of whether juries may permitted to listen to recordings of a suspect's voice with a view to undertaking an identification. It discusses the factors which impact upon the accuracy ...
Climate induced displacement
(Springer Nature, 2019-08-14)
The relocation within the homeland’s border or across its borders, as a response to climate change effects, including rising sea levels and increased frequency of extreme weather phenomena attributed to climate change, in ...
Reviewing a Parole Board Decision to Release
(Cambridge University Press, 2019-04-23)
This note examines the implications of the High Court challenge to the Parole Board decision to release the serial sex offender John Worboys (now known as John Radford). Three central issues emerged: (1) that the Parole ...
Doing "Law in/and Development": Theoretical, Methodological and Ethical Reflections
This chapter presents an overview of the field of law and development, through a brief account of its evolution as a tool of U.S. foreign policy state in the 1950s and 1960s, through its deconstruction in the 1970s and ...
Corporate Social Responsibility, Social Justice and the Global Food Supply Chain
Food is a source of nourishment, a cause for celebration, an inducement to temptation, a means of influence, and signifies good health and well-being. Together with other life enhancing goods such as clean water, unpolluted ...
A Comparative Analysis of Operation Bluestone: A Specialist Rape Investigation Unit - Summary Report
This summary report sets out the findings of an evaluation into the performance of a specialist rape investigation unit and a non-specialist comparator.
Plural approaches to faith-based dispute resolution by Britain’s Muslim communities
(Jordan Publishing, 2019-07-30)
The role of Muslim faith-based dispute resolution forums in family matters continues to be fiercely contested in British legal and political debate. Questions concerning compatibly with state law in England and Wales led ...