TITLE

Asian Developments in Access to Counsel: A Comparative Study

AUTHOR(S)
Bewicke, Auror E.
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Journal of International Human Rights;Winter2011, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a comparative study of developments in securing the criminally accused with access to legal representation in Asia as of 2011. It focuses on examples in six nations that have sought to improve the local criminal justice system, including China and the Philippines. It offers a background to these case studies by giving a brief overview of the legal development context in the region. It examines the impact of an increasingly global criminal justice system on the region.
ACCESSION #
67402235

 

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