The Adversarial Court System - Is it fair?
Stobbs, Nigel (2006) The Adversarial Court System - Is it fair? In Hayes, Sharon, Stobbs, Nigel, & Lauchs, Mark (Eds.) Social Ethics for Legal and Justice Professionals. Pearson Education, Sydney, pp. 59-70.
The adversarial system of litigation assumes that parties are able to present their disputes before an impartial tribunal, by use of professional legal advocates. This work critiques some of the fundamental assumptions of the adversarial system and examines two case studies in which it has failed to deliver justice for litigants.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
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|Keywords:||legal ethics, adversarial system|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2006 Pearson Education|
|Deposited On:||04 May 2006 00:00|
|Last Modified:||03 Mar 2011 05:33|
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