Tagged: Law Commission Alternative Trial Processes

Sexual assault prosecution: where’s the science fit in? - Forensic Scientist

Anna Sandiford Feb 19, 2012

The NZ Law Commission this week has opened consultation on Alternative Trial Processes including potential changes in the way sexual assault cases are prosecuted. In the introduction to the consultation paper it states: The limitations of the adversarial system in general are particularly profound in cases of sexual violence. The adversarial trial model is ill-suited (read more) … Read More