Victim Impact Statements: Past, Present and a Look to the Future

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Victim Impact Statements: Past, Present and a Look to the Future outlines the history of victim impact statements in the Canadian Criminal Justice System. This book describes the various federal, provincial and territorial victim impact statement forms and discusses the services and compensations programs available to victims across Canada. Offers insight on the Critical Questions • Do victim impact statements benefit victims and the courts? • Have victim impact statements affected sentencing patterns? The ability of victims to orally present their Victim Impact Statements to the Courts and the possible cross-examination victims could face on the content of their victim impact statements are also discussed.

Publisher:
Carswell

Practice Area:
Criminal Law and Procedure

Jurisdiction:
General

Publication Date:
2012-12-18

Hardcover Specifications

Service #:
30835275

Sub #:
30835275

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N/A

Shelf Space:
1

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eBook Specifications

ISBN:
9780779851157