Table of contents for The criminal process / Andrew Ashworth and Mike Redmayne.

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 introduction to the english criminal process 1
 Key stages in decision making 2
 Distinguishing types of decision 8
 Reforms of the criminal process 9
 Process and system 16
 towards a framework for evaluation 19
 A theory of criminal process 19
 Internal and external values 26
 Fundamental rights and the European Convention 28
 Evaluating the criminal process 37
 Developing the rights perspective: the State and victims 48
 Dispositive values 52
 Conclusion 55
 ethics, conflicts and conducts 59
 Rules, roles and ethics 60
 Identifying `unethical' practices 63
 Understanding `unethical' behaviour 66
 Justifying `unethical' behaviour by challenging the ethics 71
 Discretion and accountability 75
 Criminal justice reform through ethics 77
 questioning 81
 Questioning and confessions: psyschological research 83
 The context of questioning 84
 Interviews 93
 Interviewing victims 99
 Confessions in court 101
 Conclusion 104
 gathering evidence: reliability, privacy and bodily integrity 106
 Stop and search 106
 Surveillance 113
 Eyewitness identification evidence 115
 Voice identification 124
 DNA samples 124
 The privilege against self-incrimination 129
 gatekeeping and diversion 138
 Reporting and enforcing: the police 140
 The range of formal responses 146
 The police and selective enforcement 150
 The role of prosecutors 159
 Accountability 161
 Values and principles 164
 Conclusion 169
 prosecutors 173
 The Crown Prosecution Service 174
 Evidential sufficiency 178
 The public interest 184
 CPS policies and their implementation 186
 The role of the victim 199
 Accountability 201
 Prosecutional ethics 203
 Conclusion 205
 remands before trial 207
 Remands, rights and risk 208
 The law relating to remands 213
 The treatment of unconvicted defendants 218
 The treatment of victims and potential victims 224
 Procedural justice and remand decisions 227
 Equal treatment in remand decisions 230
 Conclusions 232
 pretrial issues: disclosures, delay and abuse of process 236
 Filtering cases prior to trial 237
 Pre-trial disclosure 238
 Delay 249
 Entrapment 260
 plea 264
 The rate of guilty pleas 266
 Pleading not guilty 268
 Charge bargains 269
 Fact bargains 274
 Plea bargains 275
 Policies and principles 285
 Conclusion 292
 the trial 297
 Modes of trial 297
 Crown Court trial: judge and jury 312
 The exclusion of unfairly and illegally obtained evidence 314
 Other exclusionary rules of evidence 333
 appeals 338
 Restrictions on appeal rights 340
 Challenging jury verdicts 344
 Due process appeals 354
 Post-appeal review of convictions: The Criminal Cases Review Commission 358
 Prosecution appeals 360
 Double jeopardy 364
 criminal process values 369
 The avoidance of criminal trials 369
 The principled approach 375
 Discrimination and non-discrimination 376
 Promoting the principles 379
 The criminal process of the future 382
Bibliography 385
Index 403

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Criminal justice, Administration of -- Great Britain.
Criminal investigation -- Great Britain.
Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- Great Britain.