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PACE (The Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984): Past, Present, and Future

(2011) 23 National Law School of India Review

LSE Legal Studies Working Paper 1/2012

15 Pages Posted: 11 May 2012  

Michael Zander

London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Law

Date Written: January 2, 2012

Abstract

The article traces the 25-year history of PACE from its origins in the Report of the Philips Royal Commission on Criminal Procedure, through its Parliamentary stages and the two major governmental Reviews of PACE in 2002 and 2007, and considers whether the Act provides the balance envisaged by the Philips Commission.

Keywords: PACE, Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984

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Zander, Michael, PACE (The Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984): Past, Present, and Future (January 2, 2012). (2011) 23 National Law School of India Review ; LSE Legal Studies Working Paper 1/2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1978372

Michael Zander (Contact Author)

London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Law ( email )

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