Victim Impact Statements: Recent Guidance from the Courts of Appeal

(2012) 5 Victims of Crime Research Digest

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Marie Manikis

McGill University - Faculty of Law

Julian V. Roberts

University of Oxford - Centre for Criminology

Date Written: November 3, 2012

Abstract

Despite the guidance provided by appellate courts in recent years, certain evidentiary questions remain to be clarified by the courts. In this brief article, we comment upon recent (2010 to present) decisions from appellate courts in several provinces.

Suggested Citation

Manikis, Marie and Roberts, Julian V., Victim Impact Statements: Recent Guidance from the Courts of Appeal (November 3, 2012). (2012) 5 Victims of Crime Research Digest, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2869285 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2869285

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Julian V. Roberts

University of Oxford - Centre for Criminology ( email )

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