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The Resource Comparison of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal cases finalised in the Magistrates Court of South Australia, 1995, by Joy Wundersitz, Carol Castle, Jayne Marshall

Comparison of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal cases finalised in the Magistrates Court of South Australia, 1995, by Joy Wundersitz, Carol Castle, Jayne Marshall

Label
Comparison of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal cases finalised in the Magistrates Court of South Australia, 1995
Title
Comparison of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal cases finalised in the Magistrates Court of South Australia, 1995
Statement of responsibility
by Joy Wundersitz, Carol Castle, Jayne Marshall
Title variation
Aboriginal people and the criminal justice system
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Identifies differences between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal cases with regard to factors such as types of charges, court outcomes and penalities; report does not attempt to explain the differences
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wundersitz, Joy
Dewey number
364.349915
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Castle, Carol
  • Marshall, Jayne
  • Aboriginal Justice Advocacy Committee (S. Aust.)
  • South Australia
Series statement
Aboriginal people and the criminal justice system
Series volume
. no.1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • South Australia
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Criminal statistics
Target audience
adult
Label
Comparison of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal cases finalised in the Magistrates Court of South Australia, 1995, by Joy Wundersitz, Carol Castle, Jayne Marshall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "... prepared in association with the South Australian Aboriginal Justice Advocacy Committee."
  • "The Office of Crime Statistics, with the support of the Aboriginal Justice Advocacy Committee, has commenced a long term project to monitor ... Aboriginal involvement with the South Australian criminal justice system ... This report is the first in the series."--Executive summary
  • "July 1997"
Contents
Introduction : The magistrates court ; Some methodological issues -- Demographic profiles : Sex ; Age ; Age and gender -- Charge profiles : Sex by major charge ; Age by major charge ; Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal differences in the types of major charge -- Outcomes for the major charge : Outcome for all major charge ; Varitations in outcomes depending on the types of major charge ; Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal cariations in outcome per major offence type -- Penalties : Most serious penalty imposed per case: Aboriginal defendants ; Most serious penalty imposed by the types of major charge convicted per Aboriginal case ; Most serious penalty imposed per case: an Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal comparison ; Most serious penalty imposed for the ajor charge convicted: Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal differences within key offence categories ; Imprisonment ; Fines -- Legal representation and bail status : Legal reprsentation ; Bail status -- Conclusion ; Footnotes ; Acknowledgements
Control code
ret00134896
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
ix, 55 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 and 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780730860006
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Comparison of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal cases finalised in the Magistrates Court of South Australia, 1995, by Joy Wundersitz, Carol Castle, Jayne Marshall
Publication
Note
  • "... prepared in association with the South Australian Aboriginal Justice Advocacy Committee."
  • "The Office of Crime Statistics, with the support of the Aboriginal Justice Advocacy Committee, has commenced a long term project to monitor ... Aboriginal involvement with the South Australian criminal justice system ... This report is the first in the series."--Executive summary
  • "July 1997"
Contents
Introduction : The magistrates court ; Some methodological issues -- Demographic profiles : Sex ; Age ; Age and gender -- Charge profiles : Sex by major charge ; Age by major charge ; Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal differences in the types of major charge -- Outcomes for the major charge : Outcome for all major charge ; Varitations in outcomes depending on the types of major charge ; Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal cariations in outcome per major offence type -- Penalties : Most serious penalty imposed per case: Aboriginal defendants ; Most serious penalty imposed by the types of major charge convicted per Aboriginal case ; Most serious penalty imposed per case: an Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal comparison ; Most serious penalty imposed for the ajor charge convicted: Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal differences within key offence categories ; Imprisonment ; Fines -- Legal representation and bail status : Legal reprsentation ; Bail status -- Conclusion ; Footnotes ; Acknowledgements
Control code
ret00134896
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
ix, 55 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 and 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780730860006
Other physical details
ill.

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