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The Resource Domestic violence case processing : a serious crime or a waste of precious time?, Kathleen Erin Currul-Dykeman

Domestic violence case processing : a serious crime or a waste of precious time?, Kathleen Erin Currul-Dykeman

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Domestic violence case processing : a serious crime or a waste of precious time?
Title
Domestic violence case processing
Title remainder
a serious crime or a waste of precious time?
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Erin Currul-Dykeman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Laws governing the criminal justice system's response to domestic violence have changed through the passage of mandated arrest and prosecution policies. However, while arrest rates for domestic violence increased throughout the 1990s and 2000s, these cases continue to receive lenient treatment by our courts. Most are resolved with dismissals. Currel-Dykeman explores if the court community literature can offer a possible explanation to this problem. She analyzes the local legal culture of two courts, a traditional court and a specialized problem solving court to understand how they discuss and
Member of
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1972-
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Currul-Dykeman, Kathleen Erin
Dewey number
344.7303/28292
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Law and society
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  • Family violence
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
Label
Domestic violence case processing : a serious crime or a waste of precious time?, Kathleen Erin Currul-Dykeman
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Domestic violence and the problem of courts -- Getting into the field -- Local legal culture -- Case typification -- The going rate -- Same law, different results -- Conclusions
Control code
ocn879242967
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593327668
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879242967
Label
Domestic violence case processing : a serious crime or a waste of precious time?, Kathleen Erin Currul-Dykeman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Domestic violence and the problem of courts -- Getting into the field -- Local legal culture -- Case typification -- The going rate -- Same law, different results -- Conclusions
Control code
ocn879242967
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593327668
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879242967

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