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Legal Aid Origins of Clinical Legal Education

FRANK S. BLOCH and MARY ANNE NOONE

in The Global Clinical Movement: Educating Lawyers for Social Justice

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195381146
eISBN:
9780199869305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195381146.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter explores the connection in many countries of the world between the provision of legal aid services, including legal representation, advice and assistance, community legal education, and ... More


Representation

Kimberly K. Smith

in Governing Animals: Animal Welfare and the Liberal State

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199895755
eISBN:
9780199950522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895755.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

This chapter considers how animals may be represented in the political and legal arenas. The chief theoretical question addressed, first posed by Hannah Pitkin, is whether it is possible to represent ... More


Rape and the Legal Process

Jennifer Temkin

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198763550
eISBN:
9780191710391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198763550.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Public disquiet has been intermittently but vehemently expressed about the crime of rape and the way it is handled by the criminal justice system. But in the 21st century the legal process still ... More


Serving Two Masters

Richard L. Abel

in Lawyers on Trial: Understanding Ethical Misconduct

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199760374
eISBN:
9780199827077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199760374.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

The Rules of Professional Conduct unambiguously state that “while representing a client, a member shall not communicate directly or indirectly about the subject of the representation with a party the ... More


Injustice in Person: The Right to Self-Representation

Rabeea Assy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199687442
eISBN:
9780191767104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687442.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book explores whether mandatory legal representation may sometimes be justified. Litigation in person is widespread in common-law jurisdictions and self-representation is treated as a ... More


January 2010: Hearing and Speaking

Kenneth McK Norrie

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861193
eISBN:
9781474406246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861193.003.0043
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Discusses the “interim scheme” for legal representation of children at children's hearings, in place since 2002. Explores the implications of the Inner House decision in K v Authority Reporter 2009 ... More


Defence Solicitors in Criminal Cases: An Introduction

Micke McConville, Jacqueliene Hodgson, Lee Bridges, and Anita Pavlovic

in Standing Accused: The Organization and Practices of Criminal Defence Lawyers in Britain

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258681
eISBN:
9780191681851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258681.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter concentrates on solicitors and their staff and the nature and quality of the legal defence and ‘representation’ they provide to these clients on a routine basis. It starts by presenting ... More


Creating a Twenty-First-Century Family Dispute Resolution System

Jane C. Murphy and Jana B. Singer

in Divorced from Reality: Rethinking Family Dispute Resolution

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814708934
eISBN:
9780814708941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814708934.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This concluding chapter offers a series of recommendations designed to address the disconnection between the new paradigm and today's families, and to adjust the balance between court-based and ... More


The Unasked Question*

Rabeea Assy

in Injustice in Person: The Right to Self-Representation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199687442
eISBN:
9780191767104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687442.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

It is often said that the adversarial system is responsible for the failure of litigants in person to achieve justice, and that the system should therefore adjust to accommodate their needs. The ... More


7 Creating a Twenty-First-Century Family Dispute Resolution System

Jane C. Murphy and Jana B. Singer

in Divorced from Reality: Rethinking Family Dispute Resolution

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814708934
eISBN:
9780814708941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814708934.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This concluding chapter offers a series of recommendations designed to address the disconnection between the new paradigm and today's families, and to adjust the balance between court-based and ... More


No Good Options: Unaccompanied Minors in the US Immigration System

Marjorie S. Zatz and Nancy Rodriguez

in Dreams and Nightmares: Immigration Policy, Youth, and Families

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780520283053
eISBN:
9780520958890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520283053.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The surge in the number of unaccompanied minors entering the United States from Central America in recent years has become a humanitarian crisis. Unaccompanied minors are children in need of ... More


Small Claims Procedure

Eva Storskrubb

in Civil Procedure and EU Law: A Policy Area Uncovered

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199533176
eISBN:
9780191714504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199533176.003.0013
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter analyses the legislative history, main substantive content, and normative implications of Regulation (EC) No 861/2007 establishing a European Small Claims Procedure. The ‘Small Claims ... More


Representing Unaccompanied Children

Wendy Young and Megan McKenna

in Illegal Encounters: The Effect of Detention and Deportation on Young People

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479887798
eISBN:
9781479860418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479887798.003.0010
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

The authors chronicle the long-term lack of due process for unaccompanied children in the U.S. immigration system. Current immigration law treats children as “little adults” with nominal recognition ... More


March 2002: Legal Representation at Children’s Hearings: The Interim Scheme

Kenneth McK Norrie

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861193
eISBN:
9781474406246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861193.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Family Law

A breach of the European Convention on Human Rights had been found for the failure to allow paid legal representation at some children's hearings. The Scottish Government responded by creating an ... More


An Inconvenient Forum?

Susanna Rankin Bohme

in Toxic Injustice: A Transnational History of Exposure and Struggle

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520278981
eISBN:
9780520959811
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520278981.003.0005
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Beginning in 1983, Central American banana workers sterilized by DBCP sued fruit and chemical companies in the United States, a process characterized by conflicts over location, translation, and ... More


Welfare and the Children’s Hearings System: “Justice” within Welfare

Claire McDiarmid

in Childhood and Crime

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845860127
eISBN:
9781474406147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845860127.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter examines the Scottish system of children’s hearings and the philosophical concept of welfare which underlies them – ie the principle of meeting hitherto unmet needs in the child’s life ... More


The Right to a Fair Trial in Practice in International Criminal Trials

Yvonne McDermott

in Fairness in International Criminal Trials

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198739814
eISBN:
9780191802782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739814.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines the components of the right to a fair trial in detail, going beyond the statutory provisions on the rights of the accused to incorporate such rights as the right to appeal, the ... More


Triage: The Application Screening Process

Carolyn Hoyle and Mai Sato

in Reasons to Doubt: Wrongful Convictions and the Criminal Cases Review Commission

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198794578
eISBN:
9780191836022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198794578.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines how the Criminal Cases Review Commission makes sense of approximately 1,400 applications it receives each year, focusing on the mechanisms that are in place for stage one of ... More


Legal Procedure in the Pacific Canneries

Charles W. Romney

in Rights Delayed: The American State and the Defeat of Progressive Unions, 1935–1950

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190250294
eISBN:
9780190250317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190250294.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Local National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) officials brought the Wagner Act to the Pacific canneries between 1935 and 1941. The NLRB’s field offices focused on legal procedure in preparing cases. ... More


Fairness in International Criminal Trials

Yvonne McDermott

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198739814
eISBN:
9780191802782
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739814.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This work examines the fair trial standards embraced by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, the Special Court for Sierra ... More


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