Current Issues in Criminal Justice - Volume 9 No. 2

Edited by Associate Professor Mark Findlay


  • Dr Kathryn Cronin, The Failings of Federalism – Juvenile Justice Issues in Australia
  • Gail Hubble, Feminism and the Battered Woman: The Limits of Self-Defence in the Context of Domestic Violence
  • Arie Freiberg, Commercial Confidentiality, Criminal Justice and the Public Interest

Contemporary Comment

  • Mark Richardson, A Background to the Current Legal Aid Funding Issues
  • Nicholas Cowdery, QC, Dietrich: Why Should the Prosecution Worry?
  • Sinclair Dinnen, Money, Guns and Politics – Mercenary Times in Papua New Guinea
  • Ian Dobinson, What impact has the return to Chinese sovereigny had on Hong Kong's criminal justice system?
  • Lawrence Buhagiar, Criminalising Female Genital Mutilation in Canada: The Excision of Multiculturalism?


Graeme Coss, Belfast or Bust – Ruminations of a Non-Criminologist: Postcard from the British Society of Criminology Conference

Review Essay

  • Michael Cullen, Natural Born Killers and the Cancer of Information


  • Chris Cunneen, on Michael Tonry, Malign Neglect


Greg Woods, QC, A Reply on 'Gay Killings'