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dc.contributor.authorDuff, R Aen_UK
dc.contributor.editorAshworth, AJen_UK
dc.contributor.editorZedner, Len_UK
dc.contributor.editorTomlin, Pen_UK
dc.description.abstractThis chapter examines the pre-trial detention of those denied bail. Pre-trial detention is problematic because it treats the defendant as guilty ahead of trial, fails to treat the individual as a responsible agent, and seems to be inconsistent with the presumption of innocence. It examines the ‘instrumental, consequentialist rationale’ for pre-trial detention. It explores whether it is possible to provide principled justifications; and, in particular, whether it is possible to reconcile pre-trial detention with the presumption of innocence. While acknowledging that becoming a defendant in the criminal process attracts ‘certain new duties or responsibilities’ that, in turn, justify different kinds of restriction of which detention is only the most onerous, the chapter concludes that pre-trial detention is morally problematic in ways we rarely acknowledge.en_UK
dc.publisherOxford University Pressen_UK
dc.relationDuff RA (2013) Pre-Trial Detention and the Presumption of Innocence. In: Ashworth A, Zedner L & Tomlin P (eds.) Prevention and the Limits of the Criminal Law. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 115-132.
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dc.subjectpre-trial detentionen_UK
dc.subjectpresumed innocenceen_UK
dc.titlePre-Trial Detention and the Presumption of Innocenceen_UK
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dc.citation.btitlePrevention and the Limits of the Criminal Lawen_UK
rioxxterms.typeBook chapteren_UK
local.rioxx.authorDuff, R A|en_UK
local.rioxx.projectInternal Project|University of Stirling|
local.rioxx.contributorAshworth, AJ|en_UK
local.rioxx.contributorZedner, L|en_UK
local.rioxx.contributorTomlin, P|en_UK
local.rioxx.filenameDuff Pre-Trial Detention.pdfen_UK
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