ERIC Number: EJ555099
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Factors Related to Prosecution of Child Sexual Abuse Cases.
Brewer, Kathleen D.; Rowe, Daryl M.; Brewer, Devon D.
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, v6 n1 p91-111 1997
Explored how various factors regarding the victim, offender, abuse situation, and case evidence were related to prosecution decisions in child sexual abuse cases. Data collected from 200 cases indicate that recently reported abuse and offenders who were charged with abusing multiple child victims were more likely to be prosecuted. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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