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Editorial

Judith Rowbotham, Kim Stevenson and Samantha Pegg

Articles

Empathy or Entertainment? The Form and Function of Violent Crime Narratives in Early-Nineteenth Century Broadsides. Kate Bates, p. 1-27

The Prisoners’ Counsel Act 1836: Doctrine, Advocacy and the Criminal Trial. Cerian Charlotte Griffiths, p. 28-47

Smedley D. Butler and the Militarisation of the Philadelphia Police, 1924-1925. Ellen Leichtman, p. 48-69

Research Reflections

Researching the Arcane: The Duchy of Cornwall and How a Country Lawyer was Radicalised. John Kirkhope, p. 70-81

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