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Case for Balance, A: Demonstrating Good Practice when Children Are Witnesses

Synopsis
Video-based training aimed primarily at judges and lawyers dealing with child witnesses to stimulate discussion about practice among the judiciary and in the wider criminal justice community. Includes courtroom dramatisations, interviews with judges and advocates, and the voices of young witnesses.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 45 min.
Year of production
1997
Availability
Sale; 2004 sale: £15.28 (inc VAT +p&p)
Documentation
Accompanying booklet.
Uses
Judges, court personnel, Crown Prosecution Service staff, police officeers, dealing with child witnesses.
Subjects
Law
Keywords
child witnesses; courtroom trials; criminal law; law courts

Production Company

Name

Hawkshead Productions

Sponsor

Name

ChildLine

Name

Home Office

Name

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

Email
publications@nspcc.org.uk
Web
http://www.nspcc.org.uk/Inform/Publications/Ordering_asp_ifega26152.html External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7825 7422
Fax
020 7825 2763
Address
Publications Dept
Weston House
42 Curtain Road
London
EC2A 3NH

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