The oral victim impact statement in The Netherlands
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- Lens, K., Pemberton, A., Groenhuijsen, M.
- Universiteit van Tilburg, Intervict, WODC
- Place of publication:
- Universiteit Tilburg, Intervict
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In 2005 the right to deliver an oral Victim Impact Statement in court was introduced in the Netherlands. The study's central question was:
To what extent has the oral Victim Impact Statement met its primary goal for those entittled to invoke this law, namely as a beginning of emotional recovery through acknowledgement?
- Intervict (International Victimology Institute Tilburg)
- 013 4663526