Chapter 10. The English Law on Confessions

  1. Gisli H. Gudjonsson

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713297.ch10

The Psychology of Interrogations and Confessions: A Handbook

The Psychology of Interrogations and Confessions: A Handbook

How to Cite

Gudjonsson, G. H. (2002) The English Law on Confessions, in The Psychology of Interrogations and Confessions: A Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713297.ch10

Author Information

  1. Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470844618

Online ISBN: 9780470713297

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Keywords:

  • clinical psychologist;
  • relevant law;
  • legal procedures and practice;
  • mental problems;
  • crucial areas

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • The Admissibility And Reliability Of Confession Evidence

  • The Voire Dire

  • Issues Affecting Vulnerable Defendants

  • The Admissibility Of Expert Evidence

  • Conclusions