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Ramifications of the Osland verdict
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20593
Format:
LIJ Article
Year:
1999
Author:
Brown, Melinda ;
Source:
LIJ (1999) 73 No 5
Date_of_entry:
20/05/1999
Notes:
When Heather Osland appealed her murder conviction to the High Court of Australia last year, it marked the first time that Court had considered the relevance of "battered woman syndrome" in a criminal trial. But the issue of inconsistent verdicts proved to be just as controversial. Article examines the implications of the High Court's decision in this case
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News
Month:
May


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