Thompson, Robert and Venables, Jon

Claire McDiarmid, Peter Cane (Editor), Joanne Conaghan (Editor)

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This chapter discusses Robert Thompson and Jon Venebles, the two convicted of the Jamie Bulger abduction and murder. It is part of the 'New Oxford Companion to Law'which provides greater depth of subject than can be found in legal dictionaries but is always accessible to the non-specialist, entries in the Companion cover all areas of law and legal systems and are extensively cross-referenced for ease of navigation.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNew Oxford Companion to Law
Place of PublicationOxford UK
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)978-0-19-929054-3
Publication statusPublished - 18 Sep 2008


  • Venebles
  • Thompson
  • Bulger
  • abduction
  • torture
  • murder
  • children


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