Nessa Lynch

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

Associate Professor of Law

PO Box 600

Wellington, 6140

New Zealand

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Scholarly Papers (26)

The Citation of Overseas Authority in Rights Litigation in New Zealand: How Much Bark? How Much Bite?

Allan, J., Huscroft, G., & Lynch, N. (2007). The citation of overseas authority in rights litigation in New Zealand: How much bark? How much bite?. Otago Law Review, 11(3), 433-467. , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 99/2020
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2020
James Allan, Grant Huscroft and Nessa Lynch
The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law, University of Western Ontario - Faculty of Law and Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Human Rights, Overseas Authority, New Zealand, Statutory Interpretation

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Restorative Justice Through a Children's Rights Lens

18 International Journal of Children's Rights, pp 161-183 (2010), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 1/2017
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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youth justice, children’s rights, restorative justice

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Neurodisability in the Youth Justice System in New Zealand: How Vulnerability Intersects with Justice

Dyslexia Foundation of New Zealand. Summarising the Contributions of Participants at the 2016 Neurodisabilities Forum, Hosted by DFNZ in Wellington, 12 May 2016, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 16/2018
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2018
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Neurodisabilities, Criminal Law, Youth Justice, New Zealand

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Review of Juvenile Justice In Global Perspective

Lynch, N. A. (2016). Book Review: Zimrig, F E, Langer M, & Tanenhaus, D S (eds) (2015) Juvenile justice in global perspective. International Criminal Justice Review.
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 17 Nov 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Youth Justice, Criminal Justice, Criminology, Criminal Law

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'Girls Behaving Badly?' Young Female Violence in New Zealand

Victoria University of Wellington Law Review: Special Issue in Honour of Harriette Vine, First Woman Law Graduate 1913 (2014) 45(3) VUWLR pp 509-524., Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 130
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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crime, female, violence, increase

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The 'Pushback' of Child Offending Cases to the Family Court

(2013) 7(12) NZ Family Law Journal pp1-6., Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 131/2016
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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s280a, Children, CYPF Act

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Playing Catch-Up? Recent Reform of New Zealand's Youth Justice System

12 Criminology and Criminal Justice pp 507-526 (2012), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 132/2016
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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New Zealand, policy transfer, punitiveness, youth justice

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Competing Paradigms? The Use of DNA Powers in Youth Justice

(2012) 12(1) Youth Justice pp 3-18, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 133/2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2017
Nessa Lynch and Liz Campbell
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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comparative analysis, DNA, human rights, policy transfer, youth justice

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A Statutory Vetting Scheme for the Children's Workforce in New Zealand: Rights, Responsibilities, and Parameters

44 (3/4) Victoria University of Wellington Law Review pp 439-558 (2013), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 2/2017
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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children, working with, vetting process, Vulnerable Children Bill

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'Decidedly but Differently Accountable'? – Young Adults in the Criminal Justice System

Stephen Woodwark and Nessa Lynch “'Decidedly but Differently Accountable'? – Young Adults in the Criminal Justice System" NZ L Rev, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Sep 2020
Stephen Woodwark and Nessa Lynch
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Changes to Youth Justice

Lynch, N. (2010). Changes to Youth Justice. New Zealand Law Journal, 129-130. , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 15/2018
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2018
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Youth Justice, Criminal Law, Legislation, New Zealand

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Youth Justice in New Zealand: A Children's Rights Perspective

Youth Justice, Vol. 8, p. 215, 2008, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 4/2017
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Youth justice, children's rights

Manifest Injustice? The Judiciary as Moderator of Penal Excess in the Sentencing of Youth for Murder

(2018) 57 The Howard Journal of Crime and Justice, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 14/2018
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2018
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Criminal law, Sentencing, Youth justice system, Murder, Justice

Manifest Injustice? The Judiciary as Moderator of Penal Excess in the Sentencing of Youth for Murder

The Howard Journal of Crime and Justice, Vol. 57, Issue 1, pp. 57-76, 2018
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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mitigation, murder, punitiveness, sentencing, youth justice

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Review of ‘The Human Rights of Children: From Visions to Implementation’

Lynch, N. A. (2014). Book Review: Antonella Invernizzi and Jane Williams, The Human Rights Of Children: From Visions To Implementation. Law and Politics Book Review, 24(3), 97-99.
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 20 Nov 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Human Rights, United Nations, Children's Rights

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Doli Incapax

New Zealand Law Journal, 245, 2011
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 19 May 2020
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Criminal Law, New Zealand, Child Offender Laws, doli incapax

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Permanent Name Suppression for a Child Convicted of Homicide

New Zealand Law Journal, 13, 2016
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 May 2020
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Criminal Law, Homicide, Name Suppression, Criminal Procedure, New Zealand

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Protective Measures for Children Accused or Convicted of Serious Crimes

Nessa Lynch 'Protective Measures for Children Accused or Convicted of Serious Crimes' in W O'Brien and C Foussard (eds) Violence Against Children in the Criminal Justice System: Global Perspectives on Prevention (Routledge, 2019) 56
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Sep 2020
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Children’s Rights in Aotearoa New Zealand: Reflections on the 30th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Nessa Lynch (ed) Children’s Rights in Aotearoa New Zealand: Reflections on the 30th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, 2019
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 07 Oct 2020
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Clearing the Mist from Retrospectivity

(2006) New Zealand Law Journal, 89-90, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 17/2018
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2018
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Criminal Law, Criminal Sentencing, New Zealand, Legislation, Statutory Interpretation

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'Contrasts in Tolerance' in a Single Jurisdiction: The Case of New Zealand

International Criminal Justice Review, 3, 217-232, 2013 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 18/2018
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2018
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Criminal Justice, Youth Justice, Penal Tolerance, New Zealand, Criminal Law

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Young Suspects

New Zealand Law Journal, pp. 357-358, October 2008, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 3/2017
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 22 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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What is Left in the 'Too Hard Basket'? Developments and Challenges for the Rights of Children in Conflict with the Law

Nessa Lynch and Ton Liefaard 'What is Left in the 'Too Hard Basket'? Developments and Challenges for the Rights of Children in Conflict with the Law' (2020) 28 International Journal of Children's Rights 89
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Sep 2020
Nessa Lynch and Ton Liefaard
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and Leiden University - Leiden Law School
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children’s rights, children in conflict with the law, youth justice, child justice, juvenile justice

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Criminal Records in the Youth Jurisdiction

Lynch N.A & Peirse-O’Byrne K. (2016) Criminal Records in the Youth Jurisdiction. New Zealand Law Journal 362
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 16 Sep 2020
Nessa Lynch and Kate Peirse-O'Byrne
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Criminal Law, Criminal Records, New Zealand, Youth Law

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A Change in the Law for Child Offenders: The Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Youth Courts Jurisdiction and Orders Amendment Act 2010)

6 New Zealand Family Law Journal, 289-292, 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 May 2020
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Youth Justice, Family Law, New Zealand

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Respecting Legal Rights in the New Zealand Youth Justice Family Group Conference

Current Issues in Criminal Justice, Vol. 19, p. 75, 2007, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 5/2017
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2017
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Family group conferencing, New Zealand, rights

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Balancing Rights and Interests: The Power to Compulsorily Acquire DNA from Suspects in New Zealand

Nessa Lynch "Balancing Rights and Interests: The Power to Compulsorily Acquire DNA from Suspects in New Zealand" (2014) 26 NZULR 297
Posted: 15 Sep 2020
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

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DNA, Human Rights, New Zealand

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Review of Youth Justice and Child Protection

Nessa Lynch 'Review of Youth Justice and Child Protection' 7 Youth Justice 165, 2007
Posted: 16 Sep 2020
Nessa Lynch
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

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Juvenile Justice, Criminal Law, Children's Rights