Deaths in Custody

P.Cane and J.Conaghan, eds., The New Oxford Companion to Law, Oxford University Press, pp. 298-299, 2008

UNSW Law Research

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Chris Cunneen

Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research,University of Technology Sydney; University of New South Wales, School of Social Sciences; James Cook University - Cairns Campus

Date Written: 2008

Abstract

This paper defines and explores the issue of deaths in custody. The legal processes which occur when a death in custody takes place are discussed, along with a brief consideration of the key concerns raised by this issue.

Keywords: Deaths in Custody, Human Rights

Suggested Citation

Cunneen, Chris, Deaths in Custody (2008). P.Cane and J.Conaghan, eds., The New Oxford Companion to Law, Oxford University Press, pp. 298-299, 2008; UNSW Law Research. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2214226

Chris Cunneen (Contact Author)

Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research,University of Technology Sydney ( email )

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Sydney, NSW 2007
Australia

University of New South Wales, School of Social Sciences ( email )

Kensington, New South Wales 2052
Australia

James Cook University - Cairns Campus ( email )

PO Box 6811
Cairns, Queensland 4870
Australia

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