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Digital copy of a Jersey Law Commission Consultation Paper on Corroboration of Evidence in Criminal Trials. For Frank Walker's Witness Statement to the Inquiry dated 6 January 2016, see ZC/D/AW4/B2/14/WS000697.

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Reference ZC/D/AW4/A5/14/WD008020
Date 1 December 2008 - 31 December 2008
Scope and Content Names Commissioners of the Jersey Law Commission: David Lyons (Chairman), Advocate Alan Binnington, Clive Chaplin (Solicitor), Advocate Kerry Lawrence, Advocate John Kelleher and Peter Hargreaves. Paper includes sections titled: The present state of the law in Jersey; The standard corroboration direction; The rationale for the practice; The nature of corroboration; Procedure; Criticism of the present corroboration rules; Justification for retention of the rules; Practice in other jurisdictions; and Our provisional conclusion. Includes a background and conclusion to the Report, referring to responses to a Consultation Paper dated December 2008.
Names Ackner, Lord
Binnington, Alan
Chaplin, Clive
Diplock, Lord William
Hargreaves, Peter
Kelleher, John
Kinnard, Wendy, Senator
Lawrence, Kerry
Lyons, David
Walker, Frank
Attorney General
Australian Centre for the Study of Sexual Assault
Council of Ministers
Court of Appeal
Home Affairs
Jersey Law Commission
State of Victoria Law Commission
States of Jersey
Keywords Chief Minister | Children | commissioners | commissions | consultations | Correspondence | corroboration | documents | evidence | Guidance | IJCI | indecent assault | justice | laws | ministers | papers | Politicians | procedures | rape | reports | sexual abuse | sexual offences | strategies | summaries | witnesses | young people
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