The Disavowal of Context: Sentencing Lex Wotton

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Show simple item record Anthony, Thalia en_US
dc.contributor.editor en_US 2010-06-16T04:59:07Z 2010-06-16T04:59:07Z 2009 en_US
dc.identifier 2009000791 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Anthony Thalia 2009, 'The Disavowal of Context: Sentencing Lex Wotton', University of New South Wales, vol. 7, no. 10, pp. 27-30. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1328-5475 en_US
dc.identifier.other C1UNSUBMIT en_US
dc.description.abstract Almost thirty years ago in the case of R'v Neal (1982),1 members ofthe HighCourt recognised that an Indigenous defendant's assault (swearing and spitting) on a reserve officer inYarrabah, Queensland, needed to be understood in its paternalistic aQd racist context. Two ofthe four High Courtjudges acknowledged. that racist tensio.os onreserves that provoke 'violent' crimes against non-Indigenous officers can be factors that reduce the offender's criminal sentence; because they reduce the culpability of the Indigenous offender. en_US
dc.language en_US
dc.publisher University of New South Wales en_US
dc.title The Disavowal of Context: Sentencing Lex Wotton en_US
dc.parent Indigenous Law Bulletin en_US
dc.journal.volume 7 en_US
dc.journal.number 10 en_US
dc.publocation Sydney, Australia en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 27 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 30 en_US LAW.Faculty of law en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 180101 en_US
dc.personcode 108953 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Law en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
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dc.description.keywords NA en_US
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