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Howzat?!: In limbo: Ben Stokes and the use of released under investigation

Johnston, Ed


Ed Johnston
Associate Lecturer - FBL - LAW - ULAW0001


This article examines the decrease in the use of police bail and the increase in Released Under Investigation. The article highlights a number of differing issues with the use of RUI and examines the Ben Stokes case a prime example; he is effectively suspended from work, without pay, missing out on endorsements whilst this teammates battle for The Ashes.


Johnston, E. (2017). Howzat?!: In limbo: Ben Stokes and the use of released under investigation. Criminal Law and Justice Weekly, 181, 828-829

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Dec 5, 2017
Publication Date Dec 9, 2017
Journal Criminal Law and Justice Weekly
Print ISSN 1759-7943
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 181
Pages 828-829
Keywords Ben Stokes, released under investigation, bail, police powers, arrest
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Additional Information Additional Information : This is the author's accepted manuscript. The final published version is available at


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