Sentencing Indigenous Resisters as if the Death in Custody Never Occured

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dc.contributor.author Anthony, T
dc.contributor.editor Segrave Marie
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-28T10:05:16Z
dc.date.issued 2009-01
dc.identifier.citation Australia and New Zealand Critical Criminology Conference, 2009, pp. 6 - 18
dc.identifier.isbn 9780980753004
dc.identifier.other E1UNSUBMIT en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/11511
dc.description.abstract This paper addresses the trends in sentencing by higher courts of Indigenous protesters against `white racist violence. It contrasts earlier sentencing decisions affecting resisters on the Yarrabah Reserve in 1981 and towards the 1987 death in custody of Lloyd Boney at Brewarrina (NSW), with later sentencing of protesters after Mulrunjis death in custody on Palm Island in 2004. It argues that Indigenous resisters are increasingly characterised by sentencing judges as out-of-control rather than capable of legitimate political engagement. This dovetails a denunciation of the Indigenous community in media moral panics that demands more punitive restraint.
dc.publisher School of Politcial and Social Inquiry, Monash University
dc.title Sentencing Indigenous Resisters as if the Death in Custody Never Occured
dc.type Conference Proceeding
dc.parent Australia and New Zealand Critical Criminology Conference
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Victoria, Australia en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 6 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 18 en_US
dc.cauo.name LAW.Faculty of law en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.conference Critical Criminology Conference
dc.for 1801 Law
dc.personcode 108953
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Law en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom Critical Criminology Conference en_US
dc.date.activity 20090708 en_US
dc.date.activity 2009-07-08
dc.location.activity Monash University en_US
dc.description.keywords NA en_US
pubs.embargo.period Not known
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Law
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Strength - Law Research
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Strength - Strengthening Indigenous Communities
utslib.copyright.status Closed Access
utslib.copyright.date 2015-04-15 12:17:09.805752+10
utslib.collection.history Closed (ID: 3)


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