DUE PROCESS AND IMMIGRANT DETAINEE PRISON TRANSFERS: MOVING LPRS TO ISOLATED PRISONS VIOLATES THEIR RIGHT TO COUNSEL
- Case Commentaries. Pattenden, Rosemary // International Journal of Evidence & Proof;Mar2011, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p70
The article focuses on the suspect's right to counsel and obtain legal advice during police detention in Great Britain and Canada. It notes that as both the British and the Canadian supreme court recognize a detained suspect's right to a legal advice before being interviewed by the police, they...
- SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE MEASURES AND THE WAR ON TERROR: WHEN DO EXTREME PRETRIAL DETENTION MEASURES OFFEND THE CONSTITUTION? Datack, Andrew // Michigan Journal of Race & Law;Spring2014, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p415
Our critninal justice system is foutided upon a belief that one is innocent until proven guilty. This belief is what foists the burden of proving a person's guilt upon the governtnent and belies a statutory presumption in favor of allowing a defendant to remain free pending trial at the federal...
- SANDIN V. CONNER AND INTRAPRISON CONFINEMENT: TEN YEARS OF CONFUSION AND HARM IN PRISONER LITIGATION. Goldman, Michael Z. // Boston College Law Review;Mar2004, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p423
The 1995 United States Supreme Court case of Sandin v. Conner dramatically altered how federal courts examine prisoners' procedural due process claims. Prior to Sandin, a prison official's act against a prisoner in violation of a specific regulation often gave rise to a liberty interest worthy...
- Other Areas of Competency to Which a Criminal Psychologist Might Testify. // Criminal Psychology & Personality Profiling;2005, p35
The article presents other areas of competency to which a criminal psychologist might testify. A criminal psychologist may also be asked to determine if a person was competent to waive his legal right to be silent and to have a lawyer present during questioning, consent to a police search and...
- singapore's new new thing. Ellis, Eric // Fortune International (Europe);11/10/2003, Vol. 148 Issue 10, p20
Discusses how the former Portsdown Prison in Singapore now houses illegal immigrants awaiting deportation. Consideration of unskilled workers from countries such as Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh; How scientists working for the Genome Institute work at Biopolis; Research by scientists...
- Let's have justice for all. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;6/24/96, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p4
Editorial. Calls for the support of accused perpetrators of crimes. Advocating the crime suspect's rights to due process of law; Comments on the code of justice.
- INTRODUCTION. Torres, Natalie; Martin, Sarah // Berkeley La Raza Law Journal;2011, Vol. 21, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editors discuss various reports within the issue on topics including the approach to race in the 2000 U.S. census, the trends in the use of immigrant detention centers, and the right to due process and immigration prison transfers.
- "I Plead the Sixth". Polakow-Suransky, Sasha // American Prospect;8/12/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 14, p18
Describes the denial of the Sixth Amendment right to counsel to juvenile defendants in the U.S. Services provided by the Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana to juvenile defendants; Challenges facing defendants' lawyers; Disadvantages of pleading guilty in juvenile cases.
- UNITED STATES v. LOPEZ-VELASQUEZ WHAT IS A "REASONABLE POSSIBILITY" OF APPARENT ELIGIBILITY FOR RELIEF FROM DEPORTATION? Seil, Kristina M. // Golden Gate University Law Review;Winter2011, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p77
The article focuses on the U.S. court case United States v. Lopez-Velasquez, which dealt with eligibility for relief from deportation. Topics include the requirement of due process rights under the Fifth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, the right to government-appointed counsel for...