Criminal Justice Ethics

A semiannual journal focusing on ethical issues in criminal justice. Includes articles on topics relating to the police, the courts, corrections, and issues in legal philosophy contributed by philosophers, criminal justice professionals, lawyers and judge

Articles from Vol. 25, No. 1, Spring

Disabled Prisoners and "Reasonable Accommodation"
In 1990, the United States Congress passed the Americans with Disabilities Act (1) (ADA)--an optimistic measure intended to provide equal opportunity in employment and public life to individuals living with physical and mental disabilities. Title II...
Ethical Challenges for Intervening in Drug Use: Policy, Research, and Treatment Issues: The Uncertainty Series: Vol. 7
Ethical Challenges for Intervening in Drug Use: Policy, Research, and Treatment Issues The Uncertainty Series: Vol. 7 Ed. John Kleinig and Stanley Einstein Huntsville, TX: OICJ Press, 2006 John Kleinig & Stanley Einstein Introduction...
Excuse Theory through a Liberal Lens
Jeremy Horder, Excusing Crime Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004, xx + 295 pp. One good way to size up a new book is to imagine the author's intended audience and purpose. In his introduction to Excusing Crime, (1) Jeremy Horder, Reader in...
From Social Justice to Criminal Justice: Poverty and the Administration of Criminal Law
From Social Justice to Criminal Justice: Poverty and the Administration of Criminal Law edited by William C. Heffernan & John Kleinig John Jay College of Criminal Justice The economically deprived come into contact with the criminal court...
Investigating the Investigators: Social Science and the Police
Robert Jackall, Street Stories: The World of Police Detectives. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2005. 429pp. I Introduction "Street Stories" has been a staple of National Public Radio (NPR) for years, the program's social documentaries...
Open to All? Regulating Open Street CCTV and the Case for "Symmetrical Surveillance"
The courts may not work, but when everyone is videoing everyone else justice will be done.--Marge Simpson (1) Can we stand living exposed to scrutiny, our secrets laid open, if in return we get flashlights of our own that we can shine on anyone...
Political Theory and Criminal Law
Criminal punishment has traditionally been the most elementary and obvious expression of the state's sovereign power. As evidenced by the ready appeal to punishment in the international community as well as in the European Union, the institution of...
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