The Resource The effects of victims' experiences with prosecutors on victim empowerment and re-occurrence of intimate partner violence : final report, submitted by Mary A. Finn

The effects of victims' experiences with prosecutors on victim empowerment and re-occurrence of intimate partner violence : final report, submitted by Mary A. Finn

Label
The effects of victims' experiences with prosecutors on victim empowerment and re-occurrence of intimate partner violence : final report
Title
The effects of victims' experiences with prosecutors on victim empowerment and re-occurrence of intimate partner violence
Title remainder
final report
Statement of responsibility
submitted by Mary A. Finn
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Female victims of domestic violence are often reluctant to prosecute their abuser. United States prosecutors have therefore adopted "no-drop", or evidence-based policies, which call for the prosecution of all cases of family violence if there is legal evidence to support such prosecution, regardless of the wishes of the victim. This study analyses the effects of various applications of the "no drop" policy on victims' feelings of personal empowerment, and the likelihood of perpetrators to reoffend
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finn, Mary A.
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • National Institute of Justice (U.S.)
  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Victims of family violence
  • Marital violence
  • Prosecution
  • Abused wives
Label
The effects of victims' experiences with prosecutors on victim empowerment and re-occurrence of intimate partner violence : final report, submitted by Mary A. Finn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame of pdf file; viewed 5 May 2004
  • "August 2003."
  • "Document no.: 202983"--Cover
  • "Award number: 99-WT-VX-0008"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-115)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (118 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The effects of victims' experiences with prosecutors on victim empowerment and re-occurrence of intimate partner violence : final report, submitted by Mary A. Finn
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame of pdf file; viewed 5 May 2004
  • "August 2003."
  • "Document no.: 202983"--Cover
  • "Award number: 99-WT-VX-0008"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-115)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (118 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file
Specific material designation
remote

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