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An adversarial quagmire : the continued inability of the Queensland criminal justice system to cater for Indigenous witnesses and complainants

Stobbs, Nigel (2007) An adversarial quagmire : the continued inability of the Queensland criminal justice system to cater for Indigenous witnesses and complainants. Indigenous Law Bulletin, 6(30), pp. 15-18.

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Abstract

Critical analysis of recent Queensland Court of Appeal decision - issues related to language and cultural barriers - obligations to cater for Indigenous witnesses and complaints - conclusion that the court system seems incapable of catering to the needs of those with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.

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ID Code: 19194
Item Type: Journal Article
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Keywords: Indigenous, Law, Crime, Courts, Adversarial
ISSN: 1328-5475
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Research Centres > Law and Justice Research Centre
Current > Schools > School of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2007 Indigenous Law Centre, University of New South Wales
Deposited On: 27 Mar 2009 11:00
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 23:33

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