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A review of selected witness protection programs : Revue de certains programmes de protection des témoins

2010

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The purpose of the current study was to review selected witness protection programs (WPPs) in Canada and in other countries, as well as the successes and challenges they encounter. This review consolidates and synthesizes open source information about the structure of WPPs in foreign countries and jurisdictions and contrasts it against the situation in Canada.

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crime criminal justice media common law corrupt practices criminal law ethics international cooperation law law enforcement police prosecution witnesses european court of human rights contract criminal proceedings victims court judiciary trial (court) discovery (law) prosecutions witness anonymity transnational organized crime testify australian federal police crown prosecution service afp

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