The analysis reveals legal practitioner support for the abolition of the mandatory life sentence for murder in England and Wales. The article analyses interviews conducted in 2010 with members of the English criminal justice system, including legal counsel, members of the judiciary and relevant policy stakeholders.
Field of Research
160203 Courts and Sentencing
Socio Economic Objective
940499 Justice and the Law not elsewhere classified
HERDC Research category
C3 Non-refereed articles in a professional journal