Disclosure in Magistrates' Courts A Preliminary Assessment of Alternative Approaches


This is an 1983 report on alternative practices of providing prosecution disclosure focuses on two pilot projects—an East London project providing disclosure of the statements of prosecution witnesses, and a Northumbria project focusing on disclosure of a summary of the prosecution case.


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People in Jail and Prison in Spring 2021

Vera Institute of Justice (Vera) researchers collected data on the number of people in local jails and state and federal prisons throughout 2020 and into spring 2021. Vera researchers estimated the incarcerated population using a sample of approximately 1,600 jail jurisdictions, 50 states, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, the U.S. Marshals Service (U ...

  • Jacob Kang-Brown, Chase Montagnet, Jasmine Heiss
June 07, 2021