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The suit that does not really fit

Slapper, Gary (2009). The suit that does not really fit. Journal of Criminal Law, 73(5) pp. 363–367.

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Abstract

This article examines the circumstances in which the civil law has been used by citizens who are dissatisfied with the way that an alleged wrongdoer has been allowed to escape proper conviction by the criminal law.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2009 Vathek Publishing Ltd
ISSN: 0022-0183
Keywords: criminal law; civil law; litigation; prosecution
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) > Law
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Item ID: 20934
Depositing User: Gary Slapper
Date Deposited: 06 Apr 2010 11:12
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2016 21:45
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/20934
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