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.
|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.|
Diplock, Lord William
Kinnard, Wendy, Senator
Australian Centre for the Study of Sexual Assault
Council of Ministers
Court of Appeal
Jersey Law Commission
State of Victoria Law Commission
States of Jersey
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ZC/D/AW4 Independent Jersey Care Inquiry - Phase 2. Evidence relating to policing, investigations of abuse, and decisions on prosecution. Contains evidence from States of Jersey Police, the Honorary Police, politicians, civil servants, and the Law Officers’ Department. Includes Witness Statements given to the Inquiry and the States of Jersey Police, and supporting evidence in the form of Witness Documents.
ZC/D/AW4/A Phase 2 - Witness Documents. Evidence relating to policing, investigations of abuse, and decisions on prosecution. Contains evidence from States of Jersey Police, the Honorary Police, politicians, civil servants, and the Law Officers’ Department.
ZC/D/AW4/A5 Witness Documents - Witnesses Giving Evidence in Public. Supporting evidence relating to the experiences of those involved in policing, investigations of abuse, and decisions on prosecution designated as Witnesses Giving Evidence in Public as part of Phase 2.