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The Victim in American Penal Law: A Systematic Overview

29 Pages Posted: 17 Apr 2004  

Markus D. Dubber

University of Toronto - Faculty of Law; University of Toronto - Centre for Ethics

Abstract

In this paper, Markus Dubber provides an overview of the victim's role in American penal law, from the general and special part of substantive criminal law to the imposition of penal norms in the criminal process and, eventually, to the actual enforcement of norms upon suspects and convicts.

Keywords: Victims, victims' rights, criminal law, criminal procedure

JEL Classification: K14

Suggested Citation

Dubber, Markus D., The Victim in American Penal Law: A Systematic Overview. Buffalo Criminal Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 3, 1999. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=531803

Markus D. Dubber (Contact Author)

University of Toronto - Faculty of Law ( email )

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University of Toronto - Centre for Ethics ( email )

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Toronto, Ontario M5S 1H8
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