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Dec 08, 2022

BOOKS: Shattered Justice: Crime Victims’ Experiences with Wrongful Convictions and Exonerations”

In Shattered Justice: Crime Victims’ Experiences with Wrongful Convictions and Exonerations, released in August 2022, University of North Carolina-Wilmington soci­ol­o­gy and crim­i­nol­o­gy pro­fes­sor Kimberly Cook explores how crime vic­tims and their fam­i­ly mem­bers expe­ri­ence and process the trau­ma asso­ci­at­ed with the crime itself, the legal process, and the exon­er­a­tion of the per­son they once believed to be the perpetrator.