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Specialist courts for sentencing Aboriginal offenders / Paul Bennett
Bib ID 6931730
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Bennett, Paul, 1959- author
 
Description Annandale, NSW : Federation Press, 2016 
xi, 132 pages ; 21 cm 
ISBN 9781760020415 (paperback)
Summary

The specialist Aboriginal Court is one of the most important and controversial measures introduced in recent decades to address the disadvantage and particular needs of Aboriginal people in the criminal courts of Australia. This book offers a comprehensive analysis of Aboriginal Courts and their relationship to the criminal justice system.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Criminal justice system.  |  Courts -- Australia.  |  Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- Australia.  |  Customary law -- Australia.  |  Social organisation - Elders.  |  Law enforcement - Criminal law and procedure - Indigenous courts.  |  Law enforcement - Punishment - Sentencing.  |  Law enforcement - Criminal law and procedure - Indigenous courts - Ngambra Circle Sentencing Court (A.C.T.)  |  Law enforcement - Criminal law and procedure - Koori Court.  |  Law enforcement - Criminal law and procedure - Indigenous courts - Nunga Courts (S.A.)  |  Law enforcement - Criminal law and procedure - Indigenous courts - Circle sentencing (N.S.W.)  |  Law enforcement - Criminal law and procedure.  |  Law - Legal system - Courts.  |  Law - Relation to Anglo Australian law.  |  Law enforcement - Criminal law and procedure - Indigenous courts - Murri courts (Qld)  |  Law - Indigenous - Relation to Anglo Australian law.  |  Australia.  |  Australian
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