Attorney-General (Qld) v Lawrence [2008] QSC 230: The Dangerous Prisoners (Sexual Offenders) Act - Are 'the best available rehabilitative resources' available?

Patrick Keyzer

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Abstract

Sex offences are a horrible form of violence and warrant society's most severe censure and punishment. However, unless every sex offender is sent to prison for life regardless of the seriousness of the offence, State and Territory governments will continue to be faced with the challenge of how to manage offenders when they are released.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)175-179
Number of pages5
JournalCriminal Law Journal
Volume33
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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Attorney-General (Qld) v Lawrence [2008] QSC 230 : The Dangerous Prisoners (Sexual Offenders) Act - Are 'the best available rehabilitative resources' available? / Keyzer, Patrick.

In: Criminal Law Journal, Vol. 33, No. 3, 2009, p. 175-179.

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