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ERIC Number: EJ288229
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Law and the Intellectually Disabled Defendant.
Rutledge, Helen; Haines, Allan
Australia and New Zealand Journal of Developmental Disabilities, v9 n1 p23-29 Mar 1983
The problems the mentally retarded defendant confronts in the legal system are discussed, and a model to correct some of the problems is proposed. It is emphasized that the police, lawyers, and judges are often ill-informed about the mentally retarded. (Author/SW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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