Heather Douglas

The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

The University of Queensland

St Lucia

4072 Brisbane, Queensland 4072

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (49)

1.

The Decriminalisation of Domestic Violence: Examining the Interaction between the Criminal Law and Domestic Violence

Criminal Law Journal, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 32-43, 2003, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 07-15, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 263
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Sep 2007
Heather Douglas and Lee C. Godden
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and Melbourne Law School
Downloads 293 (62,940)

Abstract:

Domestic violence, criminal law

2.

The Criminal Law's Response to Domestic Violence: What's Going On?

Sydney Law Review, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 439-469, 2008, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 08-16
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Oct 2008
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 219 (88,110)

Abstract:

Crime, domestic violence, criminal procedure

3.

Not a Crime Like Any Other: Sentencing Breaches of Domestic Violence Protection Orders

The University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 07-16, Criminal Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 220-233, August 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Sep 2007
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 184 (110,396)

Abstract:

Domestic violence, criminal law, sentencing

4.

Justice Kriewaldt, Aboriginal Identity and the Criminal Law

The University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 07-18, Criminal Law Journal, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 204-222, 2002
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Sep 2007
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 132 (162,100)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Criminal law, indigenous people. Assimilation.

5.

Mothers, Domestic Violence, and Child Protection

Violence Against Women, Vol. 16, No. 5, pp. 489-508, 2010 , University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-18
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 04 Sep 2010
Heather Douglas and Tamara Walsh
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland
Downloads 103 (186,724)
Citation 1

Abstract:

child protection, domestic violence

6.

Maximum Security: 'Being in the Belly of the Beast'

The University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 07-17, Criminal Law Journal, Vol. 30, pp. 73-83, 2006, Griffith Socio-Legal Research Centre, Research Paper No. 09-15
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Sep 2007
Heather Douglas and John Touchie
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and Griffith University - Griffith Law School
Downloads 73 (255,972)

Abstract:

prisons, sentencing, criminal law

7.

Mothers, Domestic Violence and Child Protection: Toward Collaboration and Engagement

Violence Against Women, 16 5: 537-542, 2010, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-42
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Heather Douglas and Tamara Walsh
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland
Downloads 59 (250,259)

Abstract:

child protection, domestic violence, mothers

8.

The Sentencing Response to Defendants with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Criminal Law Journal, Vol. 34, pp. 221-239, 2010 , University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-20
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 03 Sep 2010
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 56 (279,101)

Abstract:

foetal alcohol spectrum disorder, foetal damage, maternal alcohol consumption, criminal justice

9.

Strangulation, Domestic Violence and the Legal Response

H Douglas, R Fitzgerald, 'Strangulation, Domestic Violence and the Legal Response' (2014) 36 (2) The Sydney Law Review 231, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 14-14
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Jul 2014
Heather Douglas and Robin B. Fitzgerald
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland - School of Social Work and Applied Human Sciences
Downloads 52 (200,275)

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10.

Submission on Exposure Draft: Evidence Amendment (Evidence of Silence) Bill 2012

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 14/20
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Mar 2014
The University of Sydney Law School, University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law, University College London - Faculty of Laws, The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law, Australian National University - ANU College of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, The University of Sydney Law School, University of Canberra – Faculty of Law, The University of Sydney Law School, University of Adelaide - School of Law, The University of Sydney Law School, The University of Sydney Law School, Melbourne Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law
Downloads 40 (292,995)

Abstract:

right to silence, criminal procedure, police interview, evidence, proof, law and order

11.

Manufacturing Mental Illness (and Lawful Abortion): Doctors' Attitudes to Abortion Law and Practice in New South Wales and Queensland

H Douglas, K Black, C deCosta, 'Manufacturing Mental Illness (and Lawful Abortion): Doctors' Attitudes to Abortion Law and Practice in New South Wales and Queensland' (2013) 20 Journal of Law and Medicine 560-576, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 14-03
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Jan 2014
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 38 (206,956)

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12.

Customary Law, Sentencing and the Limits of the State

Canadian Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2005, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-23
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 38 (297,926)
Citation 1

Abstract:

customary law, payback, sentencing, Northern Territory

13.

'A Tragedy of Monumental Proportions': Indigenous Australians and the Sentencing Process

Social and Legal Studies, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 197-216, 2010 , University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-19
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 04 Sep 2010
Heather Douglas and Jennifer C. Corrin
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and The University of Queensland, Centre for Public, International and Comparative Law, TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 36 (346,568)

Abstract:

Indigenous people, sentencing, community protection, rehabilitation, decolonisation of justice

14.

The Curse of White Man’s Water: Aboriginal People and the Control of Alcohol

University of New England Law Journal, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2007 , University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-24
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 29 (349,765)

Abstract:

alcohol, assimilation policy, alcohol regulation, Indigenous communities, Northern Territory

15.

Assimilation and Authenticity: The ‘Ordinary Aboriginal Person’ and the Provocation Defence

Adelaide Law Review, Vol. 27, No. 2, 2007, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-22
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 06 Sep 2010
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 29 (381,877)

Abstract:

provocation defence, ordinary Aboriginal person, Northern Territory, Kriewaldt J

16.

Domestic Violence Research: Valuing Stories

QUALITATIVE CRIMINOLOGY, pp. 129-139, Lorana Bartels, Kelly Richards, ed., Hawkins Press and Asia Pacific Press, Leichardt, 2011, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 11-26
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 22 Oct 2012
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 26 (337,060)

Abstract:

domestic violence, research, focus groups, interviews

17.

Legal Processes and Gendered Violence: Cross-Applications for Domestic Violence Protection Orders

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 1, 2013, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 13-12
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Nov 2013
Heather Douglas and Robin B. Fitzgerald
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland - School of Social Work and Applied Human Sciences
Downloads 15 (353,085)

Abstract:

domestic violence protection orders, legal process

18.

Assimilation, Lutheranism and the 1950s Justice of Kriewaldt

Australian Journal of Legal History, Vol. 12, 2004, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-25
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 06 Sep 2010
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 10 (469,023)
Citation 1

Abstract:

assimilation policy, Northern Territory, Aboriginals

19.

Post-Sentence Preventive Detention: Dangerous and Risky

The Criminal Law Review, 2008 11: 854-873, 2008, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 15-33
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2015
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
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20.

Disability and Domestic Violence: Protecting Survivors' Human Rights

P Harpur, H Douglas, 'Disability and Domestic Violence: Protecting Survivors' Human Rights (Special Issue: Disability at the Peripheries)' (2015) 23 (3) Griffith Law Review 405-433, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 15-03
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Apr 2015
Paul Harpur and Heather Douglas
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 8 (453,534)

Abstract:

disabilities, domestic violience, human rights

21.

Lawyers, Advocacy and Child Protection

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 2, 2011, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 12-09
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Nov 2013
Tamara Walsh and Heather Douglas
University of Queensland and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
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22.

Abortion Reform: A State Crime or a Woman's Right to Choose?

Criminal Law Journal, 33 2: 74-86, 2009, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 15-22
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
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23.

Judicial Views of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in Queensland's Criminal Justice System

Journal of Judicial Administration, 21 3: 178-188, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 15-57
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law, University of Queensland and Russell Family Fetal Alcohol Disorders Association (RFFADA)
Downloads 1 (432,915)

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24.

Do We Need a Specific Domestic Violence Offence?

39 (2) Melbourne University Law Review 434-471
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law
Downloads 0 (458,624)

Abstract:

Domestic violence

25.

Mothers at the Margins: Stories of Challenge, Resistance and Love

Posted: 15 Apr 2016
Tamara Walsh and Heather Douglas
University of Queensland and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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26.

Disability and Domestic Violence: Protecting Survivors

P Harpur, H Douglas, 'Disability and Domestic Violence: Protecting Survivors' Human Rights (Special Issue: Disability at the Peripheries)' (2015) 23 (3) Griffith Law Review 405-433
Posted: 14 Apr 2016
Paul Harpur and Heather Douglas
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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27.

Selective Reduction of Fetuses in Multiple Pregnancies and the Law in Australia

C Davis, H Douglas, 'Selective Reduction of Fetuses in Multiple Pregnancies and the Law in Australia' (2014) 22 Journal of Law and Medicine 155-173
Posted: 14 Apr 2016
Colleen Davis and Heather Douglas
Griffith University - Griffith Law School and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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28.

Abortion Law Reform Needed

H Douglas, C deCosta, 'Abortion Law Reform Needed' (2015) 40 (4) Alternative Law Journal 280-281
Posted: 14 Apr 2016
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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29.

Perils of Using Law: A Critique of Protection Orders to Respond to Intimate Partner Violence

H Douglas, 'Criminal Responsibility and Family Violence: The Relationship Between (Feminist) Academic Critique and Judicial Decison-making' in Thomas Crofts and Arlie Loughnan (ed), Criminalisation and Criminal Responsibility in Australia (Oxford University Press, South Melbourne 2015) 176-190
Posted: 14 Apr 2016
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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30.

Mandatory Reporting of Child Abuse and Marginalised Families, Mandatory Reporting Laws and the Identification of Severe Child Abuse and Neglect

C Davis, H Douglas, 'Selective Reduction of Fetuses in Multiple Pregnancies and the Law in Australia' (2014) 22 Journal of Law and Medicine 155-173
Posted: 14 Apr 2016
Heather Douglas and Tamara Walsh
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland

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31.

Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: A Consideration of Sentencing and Unreliable Confessions

H Douglas, 'Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: A Consideration of Sentencing and Unreliable Confessions' (2015) 23 Journal of Law and Medicine 427-442
Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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32.

Social Framework Evidence: Its Interpretation and Application in Victoria and Beyond

H Douglas, 'Social Framework Evidence: Its Interpretation and Application in Victoria and Beyond' in Kate Fitz-Gibbon and Arie Freiberg (ed), Homicide Law Reform in Victoria: Retrospect and Prospects (Federation Press, Sydney 2015) 94-109
Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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33.

An Unsettling Presence: Indigenous Art and Settler Law

H Douglas, J Besley, 'An Unsettling Presence: Indigenous Art and Settler Law' in Fiona Foley, Louise Martin-Chew and Fiona Nicoll (eds), Courting Blakness: Recalibrating Knowledge in the Sandstone University (University of Queensland Press, Brisbane 2015) 124-133
Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Heather Douglas and John Christopher Besley
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of South Carolina

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34.

Women's Access to Abortion after 20 Weeks' Gestation for Fetal Chromosomal Abnormalities: Views and Experiences of Doctors in New South Wales and Queensland

K Black, H Douglas, C deCosta, 'Women's Access to Abortion After 20 Weeks' Gestation for Fetal Chromosomal Abnormalities: Views and Experiences of Doctors in New South Wales and Queensland' (2015) 55 (2) Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obsterics and Gynaecology 144-148, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper
Posted: 23 Jul 2015
K. Black, Heather Douglas and C. deCosta
Independent, The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and Independent

Abstract:

clinical ethics, fetal anomaly, induced abortion.

35.

Understanding the Power of Law: Engaging Students in Criminal Law Casework

(2015) 24 Legal Education Review 29-44, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper
Posted: 23 Jul 2015
Heather Douglas and Monica Taylor
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland - UQ Pro Bono Centre

Abstract:

Criminal law, Study and teaching, Law students, Professional ethics

36.

Abortion Law Across Australia - A Review of Nine Jurisdictions

C deCosta and others, 'Abortion Law Across Australia - A Review of Nine Jurisdictions' (2015) 55 (2) Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 105-11, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper
Posted: 23 Jul 2015
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

Abstract:

abortion, Australia, law.

37.

E-Cigarettes and the Law in Australia

H Douglas, W Hall, C Gartner, 'E-Cigarettes and the Law in Australia' (2015) 44 (6) Australian Family Physician 415-418, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 15-66
Posted: 23 Jul 2015
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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38.

Continuing the Stolen Generations: Child Protection Interventions and Indigenous People

International Journal of Children's Rights, 21 1: 59-87, 2013
Posted: 27 Jun 2015
Heather Douglas and Tamara Walsh
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland

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39.

The Health Impacts of Khat: A Qualitative Study Among Somali-Australians

The Medical Journal of Australia, 195 11/12: 666-669, 2011
Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Heather Douglas, Merali Boyle and Nicholas Lintzeris
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law, Independent and Independent

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40.

The Importance of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder for Criminal Law in Practice: Views of Queensland Lawyers

Queensland Lawyer, 32 3: 153-164
Posted: 25 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2016
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law, Russell Family Fetal Alcohol Disorders Association (RFFADA) and University of Queensland

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41.

Legal Responses to Child Protection, Poverty and Homelessness

Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 31 2: 133-146, 2009
Posted: 20 Jun 2015
Tamara Walsh and Heather Douglas
University of Queensland and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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42.

Legal Regulation of the Drug Khat in Australia

Journal of Law and Medicine, 18 2: 284-301, 2010
Posted: 19 Jun 2015
Heather Douglas and Merali Pedder
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and Independent

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43.

Khat and Islamic Legal Perspectives: Issues for Consideration

Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law, 62, 95-114, 2010
Posted: 19 Jun 2015
Heather Douglas and Abdi Hersi
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and Independent

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44.

Lawyers' Views of Decision-Making in Child Protection Matters: The Tension between Adversarialism and Collaborative Approaches

Monash University Law Review, 38 2: 181-211, 2012
Posted: 19 Jun 2015
Tamara Walsh and Heather Douglas
University of Queensland and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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45.

Homelessness and Legal Needs: A South Australia and Western Australia Case Study

Adelaide Law Review, 29 2: 359-380
Posted: 18 Jun 2015
Tamara Walsh and Heather Douglas
University of Queensland and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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46.

The Shifting Moral Compass: Post-Sentence Detention of Sex Offenders in Australia

Australian Journal of Human Rights, 17 1: 91-116, 2011
Posted: 12 Jun 2015
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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Battered Women's Experiences of the Criminal Justice System: Decentring the Law

Feminist Legal Studies, 20 2: 121-134
Posted: 11 Jun 2015
Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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48.

Another Aboriginal Death in Custody: Uneasy Alliances and Tensions in the Mulrunji Case

Legal Studies, 28 4: 531-558
Posted: 09 Jun 2015
Jennifer C. Corrin and Heather Douglas
The University of Queensland, Centre for Public, International and Comparative Law, TC Beirne School of Law and The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law

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49.

Mothers and the Child Protection System

International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family, Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp. 211-229, 2009
Posted: 13 May 2009
Heather Douglas and Tamara Walsh
The University of Queensland - TC Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland

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