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Author Tuerkheimer, Deborah, author

Title Flawed convictions [electronic resource] : "Shaken Baby Syndrome" and the inertia of injustice / Deborah Tuerkheimer

Publisher New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
Description 1 online resource
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Summary This text surveys the scientific, cultural, and legal history of 'Shaken Baby Syndrome' from inception to formal dissolution. Deborah Tuerkheimer exposes extraordinary failings in the criminal justice system's treatment of what is, in essence, a medical diagnosis of murder
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on March 17, 2014)
Access May be restricted to current New England Law
Subject Child abuse -- Law and legislation -- United States
Shaken baby syndrome -- United States
ISBN 9780199361830 (ebook) :
Link Print version 9780199913633


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