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Experiences of going to court: witnesses with intellectual disabilities and their carers to speak up

Beckene, Tessy, Forrester-Jones, Rachel, Murphy, Glynis H. (2017) Experiences of going to court: witnesses with intellectual disabilities and their carers to speak up. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 33 (12). pp. 67-78. ISSN 1360-2322. E-ISSN 1468-3148. (doi:10.1111/jar.12334) (KAR id:48739)

Abstract

Background

Conclusion: The findings argue for better training for legal participants who are in contact with vulnerable witnesses and better support structures for alleged victims.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1111/jar.12334
Uncontrolled keywords: carer; court; intellectual disabilities; learning disabilities; sexual abuse
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Tizard
Depositing User: Rachel Forrester-Jones
Date Deposited: 04 Jun 2015 13:41 UTC
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2020 07:57 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/48739 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Murphy, Glynis H.: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7817-5861
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