Unfit to Plead or Unfit to Testify

Owusu-Bempah, Abenaa and Wortley, Natalie (2016) Unfit to Plead or Unfit to Testify. The Journal of Criminal Law, 80 (6). pp. 391-396. ISSN 0022-0183

[img] Text
Orr comment final.pdf - Accepted Version
Restricted to Repository staff only until 1 December 2017.

Download (521kB) | Request a copy
[img] Text
Orr comment final.docx - Accepted Version
Restricted to Repository staff only until 1 December 2017.

Download (32kB) | Request a copy
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022018316670081

Abstract

Discusses the scope and interpretation of the test for unfitness to plead, the stage at which a finding of unfitness may be made, and the interplay between the unfitness to plead process and s.35 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: unfitness to plead; effective participation; ‘trial of the facts’; cross-examination; s.35 Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994
Subjects: M200 Law by Topic
Department: Faculties > Business and Law > School of Law
Depositing User: Natalie Wortley
Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2016 15:25
Last Modified: 09 May 2017 10:54
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/27797

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics


Policies: NRL Policies | NRL University Deposit Policy | NRL Deposit Licence