Monday, January 17, 2022
Penelope Weller (RMIT University) has posted Police Prosecution and Access to Justice for People with Disabilities (Victoria Colvin and Philip Stenning (eds) The Evolving Role of the Public Prosecutor Challenges and Innovations, Routledge, 2019) on SSRN. Here is the abstract:
The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilties requires a reconsideration of the taken for granted pracitices that inhibit access to justice for those with disabilities. This chapter discusses the potential role of prosecutors in improving the justice system response.