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Genetic testing and the criminal law

Author: Donald R C Chalmers
Publisher: London : UCL Press ; Portland, Or. : Cavendish Pub., 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text contains useful accounts of the criminal law relating to the expanding use of DNA testing in criminal investigations and trials. It consists of 16 national reports that collectively highlight the need for the law to respond to the scientific developments in a reasoned and balanced fashion.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald R C Chalmers
ISBN: 1844720160 9781844720163
OCLC Number: 61855731
Language Note: Chiefly in English with one article in French.
Description: xi, 246 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. General themes / Donald Chalmers --
2. Argentina / Augusto Cesar Belluscio --
3. Australia / Donald Chalmers --
4. Canada / Jean-Louis Baudouin --
5. Denmark / Peter Garde --
6. Finland / Irma Pahlman --
7. Germany / Werner Beulke --
8. Italy / Marcello Stalteri --
9. Japan / Toshihiro Kawaide --
10. New Zealand / Deborah Lawson and P.D.G. Skegg --
11. South Africa / L. Meintjes-Van der Walt --
12. Spain / Carlos M. Romeo-Casabona, Altziber Emaldi-Cirion, Amelia Martin Uranga and Pilar Nicolas-Jimenez --
13. United Kingdom / Graeme Laurie.
Responsibility: edited by Don Chalmers.
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Presents an international treatment of the established criminal investigation technique of DNA testing. Gathering together expert practitioners, judges and researchers from 12 countries, each chapter  Read more...

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