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The Resource The tainted trial of Farah Jama, Julie Szego

The tainted trial of Farah Jama, Julie Szego

Label
The tainted trial of Farah Jama
Title
The tainted trial of Farah Jama
Statement of responsibility
Julie Szego
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'It began to gnaw at him, at first an inkling, then an obsession: Farah Jama was truly innocent. Sonnet (Associate Crown Prosecutor) decided then that he didn't want to grant Jama a re-trial. He wanted to deliver him an acquittal.' In the style of literary non-fiction comes a compelling, true story that will appeal to mystery, crime and "CSI" aficionados and anyone interested in justice for all in the midst of cultural diversity. 0n 21st July 2008, 21-year-old Somali, Farah Jama was sentenced to six years behind bars for the rape of a middle-aged woman as she lay unconscious in a Melbourne nightclub. Throughout the trial Jama had maintained his innocence against the accusations he committed such a predatory, heinous crime. But the Prosecution had one 'rock solid' piece of evidence that nailed the accused--his DNA
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Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10335857
Cataloging source
ANL
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Szego, Julie
Dewey number
363.25
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Jama, Farah Abdulkadir
  • Boden, Kimani
  • Sonnet, Matt
  • Rape
  • DNA fingerprinting
  • Evidence tampering
  • Forensic pathology
  • Judicial error
  • Rape
Target audience
adult
Label
The tainted trial of Farah Jama, Julie Szego
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052214955
Extent
242 pages.
Isbn
9780987381149
Isbn Type
(paperback) :
System control number
(OCoLC)863338540
Label
The tainted trial of Farah Jama, Julie Szego
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052214955
Extent
242 pages.
Isbn
9780987381149
Isbn Type
(paperback) :
System control number
(OCoLC)863338540

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