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pre-trial processing of sexual assault cases in Scotland and Toronto

Rhona Anne Cameron

pre-trial processing of sexual assault cases in Scotland and Toronto

a comparative analysis

by Rhona Anne Cameron

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Published by s.n.] in [Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex crimes -- Law and legislation -- Scotland.,
  • Rape -- Scotland.,
  • Sex crimes -- Law and legislation -- Ontario -- Toronto.,
  • Pre-trial procedure -- Scotland.,
  • Rape -- Ontario -- Toronto.,
  • Pre-trial procedure -- Ontario -- Toronto.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRhona Anne Cameron.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKEO1171.S48 C35 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 213 leaves.
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17178929M


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