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Justins v The Queen: assisted suicide, juries and the discretion to prosecute

Townsend, Ruth; Faunce, Thomas


Juries are often a crucial protection for citizens against unjust or highly controversial laws. The decision whether to proceed with a prosecution rests on the discretionary powers of prosecutors. In cases where the community is deeply divided over right

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Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Law and Medicine


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