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Criminal justice & human rights

reshaping the criminal justice system, fraud and the criminal law, freedom of expression

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

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  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Great Britain.,
    • Criminal law -- Great Britain.,
    • Fraud -- Great Britain.,
    • Freedom of speech -- Great Britain.,
    • Civil rights -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesCriminal justice and human rights
      Statementedited by P.B.H. Birks.
      SeriesPressing problems in the law ;, v. 1
      ContributionsBirks, Peter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKD7876.A75 C734 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 155 p. ;
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1122511M
      ISBN 100198260423
      LC Control Number94049554


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