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The Law in Undercover Policing: A Comparative Study of Entrapment and Covert Interviewing in Australia, Europe and Canada

Bronitt, Simon

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This article explores from a comparative perspective some of the legal, evidential and procedural issues raised by undercover policing. It focuses on two of the more common, yet legally problematic, techniques of covert investigation: namely entrapment and covert interviewing. The comparison draws on legal developments in Australia, Canada and Europe.

dc.contributor.authorBronitt, Simon
dc.date.accessioned2004-02-18
dc.date.accessioned2004-05-19T14:16:51Z
dc.date.accessioned2011-01-05T08:45:19Z
dc.date.available2004-05-19T14:16:51Z
dc.date.available2011-01-05T08:45:19Z
dc.date.created2004
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/41110
dc.description.abstractThis article explores from a comparative perspective some of the legal, evidential and procedural issues raised by undercover policing. It focuses on two of the more common, yet legally problematic, techniques of covert investigation: namely entrapment and covert interviewing. The comparison draws on legal developments in Australia, Canada and Europe.
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dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.subjectlaw
dc.subjectundercover
dc.subjectpolice
dc.subjectpolicing
dc.subjectAustralia
dc.subjectCanada
dc.subjectEurope
dc.subjectentrapment
dc.subjectinterviewing
dc.subjectinterview
dc.titleThe Law in Undercover Policing: A Comparative Study of Entrapment and Covert Interviewing in Australia, Europe and Canada
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.refereedno
local.identifier.citationpages35-80
local.identifier.citationpublicationCommon Law, World Review
local.identifier.citationyear2004
local.identifier.eprintid2395
local.rights.ispublishedyes
dc.date.issued2004
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