Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Adversarial Process and the Vulnerable Witness$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Louise Ellison

Print publication date: 2002

Print ISBN-13: 9780198299097

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299097.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 16 October 2019

Introduction

Introduction

Chapter:
(p.1) I Introduction
Source:
The Adversarial Process and the Vulnerable Witness
Author(s):

Louise Ellison

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299097.003.0001

This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about the vulnerable witness and the adversarial process in the criminal justice system in Great Britain. This book aims to demonstrate the significant limitations of accommodation approach to the problems facing vulnerable and intimidated witnesses and discusses the relevant provisions of the Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act (YJCEA) 1999. It also provides commentaries on the issues concerning the principle of orality, right to a fair trial, and the Dutch trial process.

Keywords:   vulnerable witness, adversarial process, criminal justice, Great Britain, accommodation approach, YJCEA, orality, Dutch trial process

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .