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Abershaw, Louis Jeremiah [Jerry]

Sidney Lee.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Property Law; Property Crime. 688 words.

Abershaw, Louis Jeremiah [Jerry] (c. 1773–1795), highwayman, operated for many years on the roads between London, Kingston, and Wimbledon, and had his headquarters at the Bald-Faced Stag...

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Access to Justice and Its Pitfalls

Francesco Francioni.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

July 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Transnational Crime. 3313 words.

In spite of commendable efforts towards addressing the issue of reparation for victims of Nazi crimes during the Second World War, Judgment No. 238, which was handed down by the Italian...

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Adolescent Precursors of White-Collar Crime

Simon I. Singer.

in The Oxford Handbook of White-Collar Crime

May 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Corporate Crime; Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice. 9085 words.

Delinquency in adolescence is a known precursor to adult criminality. Nonetheless, the delinquencies of adolescents are generally considered irrelevant to adult white-collar crime. This...

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Adonis, Joe

Mary M. Stolberg.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Property Law; Property Crime. 978 words.

Adonis, Joe (22 November 1902–26 November 1971), organized crime leader, was born Giuseppe Antonio Doto in Montemarano, near Naples, Italy, and illegally entered New York City as a...

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Advising Defendants about Guilty Pleas before International Courts

Rodney Dixon and Alexis Demirdjian.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

July 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Transnational Crime. 5992 words.

The aim of the article is to convey to the reader the variety of considerations that Defence Counsel before the International Tribunals must take into account when advising accused persons...

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After <i>Kiobel</i>

Sarah H. Cleveland.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

July 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Transnational Crime. 13078 words.

In Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum, the Supreme Court held that ‘principles underlying the presumption against extraterritoriality’ constrain courts in crafting a common law...

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Aiding and Abetting by Omission before the International Criminal Tribunals

Jessie Ingle.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Transnational Crime. 10735 words.

The mode of liability of aiding and abetting by omission is fraught with analytical difficulties. It is prone to gratuitous expansion beyond more settled modes of liability, being grounded...

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Aitken, James [alias John the Painter]

Neil L. York.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Property Law; Property Crime; Politics. 1395 words.

Aitken, James [alias John the Painter] (1752–1777), radical and arsonist, was born in Edinburgh on 28 September 1752 to George Aitken, a blacksmith, and his wife, Magdalen. The eighth of...

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Alcohol and drugs in relation to sexual offending

Paul M.G. Emmelkamp and Fleur L. Kraanen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Sex Offences and Sex Offenders

January 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Drugs Trade. 8987 words.

Substance use and criminal behaviour often go hand in hand, and sexual crimes are no exception. This essay on alcohol and drug use in relation to sexual offending aims to provide a brief...

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Alison Bisset, <i>Truth Commissions and Criminal Courts</i>

Birju Kotecha.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

May 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Transnational Crime. 2107 words.

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