do rape myths affect juror decision making? - BPP
of the impact of rape myth attitudes (RMA) on jury deliberations. ... criminal justice system (http://www.cps.gov.uk/news/press_releases/103_12 ). .... The conviction rate for rape cases that went to court in 2011-2012 was ... rape cases have found that victim blame is influenced by victim clothing and ...... culture and climate.
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Met Rape Article - FINAL.pdf - Leicester Research Archive
In a context in which research evidence indicates high rates of alleged sexual victimisation ... cultures of scepticism and victim-blaming (Kelly et al., 2005; Temkin and Krahe, ... patterns of rape victimisation and attrition in England and Wales. ..... cases reported across three police force areas in the North East of England.
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analysis of interview transcripts with six survivors of male rape and sexual assault . .... trailing 20 years behind that of females (Davies, 2002). Drawing on the .... United Kingdom (UK) crime statistics show that in 1995, 150 offences of male .... participants to rate the perceived suffering and blame attached to a victim of rape.
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The UK has one of the lowest conviction rates for rape in Europe. ... conviction rate as low as 7% (Home Office and Ministry of Justice data, 2013) - one of ... credible in the eyes of criminal justice agents, and what discredits a complainant ? ...... Finch E and Munro V (2005) Juror stereotypes and blame attrition in rape cases ...
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Closing the credibility gap: The prosecutorial use of expert witness
offence cases still struggle to gain credibility in the eyes of police, prosecutors and jurors. ... Wales.3 The report speaks of a 'culture of scepticism' with victims still battling to ... conviction rate for England and Wales, putting it at an all time low of 5.6 ... about the impact of rape and the complex reactions of complainants.
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United Front: Blame Management and Scandal Response Tactics of
Jun 2, 2009 ... scandal in New York, and the Catering scandal in Britain in 2005, the ... its culture and its sense of responsibility, as well as the manner in ...
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1 The nature and extent of domestic violence
Domestic violence exists in many but not all cultures throughout the world. (Heise .... Crime statistics and research both show that domestic violence is gen- ... some minority communities in the UK, don't name rape in marriage as 'rape' .... per se, as women with wealthy partners, as well as those from average or low. 6.
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Blaming Culture for Bad Behavior - Berkeley Law Scholarship
Jan 1, 2000 ... Leti Volpp, Blaming Culture for Bad Behavior, 12 Yale J.L. & Human. 89 (2000),. Available ..... Bill Bars Common-Law Marriage as Rape Defense,. Hous. CHRON. .... as culturally canonical for cultures assumed to lag behind the United. States. ... suggested that the primary explanation for lower test scores of.
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The Travel of the English Doctrine of Corroboration in Sex Offense
the Middle East between France and Britain. Although ... behind the requirement to corroborate his or her testimony. ... My focus in this article is the social and cultural uses of the rule of .... Lower courts handled petty criminal and civil cases, and ..... prosecution rate and to the high acquittal rate in rape cases during Hale's .
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Human Rights Watch World Report 2005
London N1 9HF, UK. Tel: 44 20 ... East. In addition, it includes three thematic divisions on arms, children's rights, and .... Sexuality and the “Cultural” War on Human Rights. 70 .... ing the policy decisions behind the U.S. government's torture and mis- .... ern Sudan to Darfur, so prosecution would demonstrate a refusal to tol-.
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5Criminal Justice Systems - Monroe College
processing delays, low conviction rates and insufficient ... an indelible influence on the cultures and institutions of the ... England in battle during the Second Anglo- ... The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court ... support, serious criminal cases such as rape or ... ers behind bars. 21 ..... Many commentators blame the police for.
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No Shame in Justice - World Vision UK
Dec 2, 2015 ... eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, for sharing their stories with us. ... Particular complexities for children conceived through rape ... increase conviction rates. ... the resulting physical, psychological and emotional trauma behind .... Both articles discuss reporting rates of sexual violence against men in ...
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Unpunished Criminals - [email protected] - Eastern Michigan
Lack of Statistics o o o 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .... responsible for the investigation and prosecution of federal crimes, but ... about white collar crime and criminals is also to blame for this public sentiment. ... acceptable when compared with other forms of deviance at a lower social level.
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The prison experiences of the suffragettes in Edwardian Britain
suffragettes in Edwardian Britain and challenges many of the assumptions ... supportive networks, a culture of sharing and an emphasis upon the ... United Suffragists (US) and the East London Federation of Suffragettes ... First, that the women themselves were to blame ..... convicted under the name of 'Phyllis Brady' ..
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Vol. 58, Issue 2 (Winter 2015) - Howard University School of Law
rate is $34, with a per-issue price of $12. Symposium issues are ..... low keepers of the Taslitz flame (who held our feet to the proverbial fire), ... Mosteller does not confine his analysis to eye witness identifications, but ... Taz came at the issue of false convictions as a former prosecutor and Mos- ... surrounding rape shield.
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Organisational culture and the civilianisation of the police service. 40. 2.3.1. .... detection and conviction rates would benefit victims by creating fewer of them. It.
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Great Divides: The Cultural, Cognitive, and Social Bases - American
Jan 29, 2007 ... puts women at risk. Social, cultural, and psychological mechanisms support the process. .... tice—rulers behind the closed doors of palaces and executive ..... workplace; their lower pay and lesser ability to ... men in ethnic conflicts, and of rapes that occur ..... East, the East, and the Global South, women are.
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Placing blame: Making sense of Beslan - University of Colorado
the construction of blame by the various actors and relates it to indiscriminate geographies, .... the east of Vladikavkaz, part of a suburban rayon known as eastern .... Meanwhile, Vladimir was convicted of rape and, according to many accounts, agreed to become a FSB .... the mastermind behind the Beslan hostage raid.
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Suuntaus project VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND HONOUR
Jun 26, 2015 ... Concept of honour in Iranian culture . .... advantaged in the eyes of criminal and family law, women in Iran .... There are no proper statistics available on domestic violence in Iran. ... low-income than high-income families. .... victims of sexual crime, although people convicted of rape are frequently executed.
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trafficking in persons report june 2014 - US Department of State
1970s, I worked to put criminals behind bars for rape and sexual assault. ... And when this woman cooperates in the conviction of her trafficker, she knows ... As Secretary of State, I've seen with my own two eyes countless individual acts of .... interest rates quickly ballooned their debt to the .... low-skilled laborers, exposed to.
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