Judicial outcomes of child abuse homicide.

@article{Hewes2011JudicialOO,
  title={Judicial outcomes of child abuse homicide.},
  author={Hilary A Hewes and Heather T. Keenan and W. Michael Mcdonnell and Nanette C Dudley and Bruce E Herman},
  journal={Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={165 10},
  pages={918-21}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine whether convictions and sentencing differ between child abuse homicide cases and adult homicide cases and to identify characteristics of the victim, suspect, or crime that influence conviction and sentencing results. DESIGN Retrospective case review. SETTING Homicide data abstracted from the National Violent Death Reporting System in Utah. PARTICIPANTS All deaths classified as homicide in Utah between January 1, 2002, and December 31, 2007. MAIN EXPOSURE Judicial… CONTINUE READING

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