Public inquiries : wrong roads on Bloody Sunday /
Sir Louis Blom-Cooper QC.
imprint
Oxford ; London : Hart Publishing, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc ; Portland, OR : Hart Publishing, 2017.
description
xvi, 158 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN
1509906789 (hardback : alk. paper), 9781509906789 (hardback : alk. paper), 9781509906796 (ePub), 9781509906802 (ePDF)
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imprint
Oxford ; London : Hart Publishing, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc ; Portland, OR : Hart Publishing, 2017.
isbn
1509906789 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781509906789 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781509906796 (ePub)
9781509906802 (ePDF)
contents note
Concern for scandals and disasters -- Early beginnings : corruption and maladministration -- The Royal Commission on Tribunals of Inquiry 1966 (the Salmon Commission) -- The jurisprudence of public inquiries -- The wrong turn in 1998 : a final dose of inappropriate legalism -- The lapse of time : assessment of evidence -- The unexplained circumstances -- An analysis of the [Inquiries] Act of 2005 : an aspect of public administration -- The chairing of commissions : horses for courses -- Counsel to the inquiry, statutory and non-statutory -- Safeguards for witnesses -- Chilcot-Maxwellisation-Saville : the problem of delay -- Model inquiries : Hillsborough (1989) and Litvinenko (2015) -- Conclusion -- Postscript: Lessons learned, or another wrong turn?
general note
Erratum inserted.
catalogue key
11166469
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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