|ABA Model Code of Professional Responsibility, 81|
|Abused women: characteristics, 6 ; |
|desire to drop charge, 114 ; |
|diverse expectations, 8,124 ; |
|experiences with criminal justice interventions, 11 ; |
|American common law, husband's right, 120|
|American jurisprudence, husband's right, 120|
|Anti-immigrant sentiment, effect of, 36|
|Arrest policies: consequences, 118 ; |
|zero-tolerance policy, 130. |
|Assimilation, experience of Vietnamese immigrants, 128|
| for women offenders in domestic violence cases, 79 . |
|Battered women's advocates, roles and contributions 4,114|
|Battered women's movement, 114,121|
|Batterers' treatment programs, 4,116 ; |
|Child custody, effects of criminal justice interventions, 106|
|Chivalrous treatments, 79|
|effects on abused women's help-seeking decision, 123 ; |
|effects on family relationships, 107-108|
|Corcoran, Jacqueline, 116|
|Court Interpreters Act of 1978, 59|
|Court interventions, effects, 96|
|Court-mandated treatment, 4,115,116|
|Court's culture and biases, 82-84|
|Criminal justice interventions: criminal justice indifference, 120 ; |
|effects on family relationships, 102-108 ; |
|gender-blind policy, 119 ; |
|impact on women's safety, 95 ; |
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Book title: In the Adopted Land: Abused Immigrant Women and the Criminal Justice System.
Contributors: Hoan N. Bui - Author.
Place of publication: Westport, CT.
Publication year: 2004.
Page number: 151.
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