Abi Dymond

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About/Bio

Dr. Abi Dymond is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology at the University of Exeter, UK, and previously worked for the Omega Research Foundation. Further information about her work can be found at http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/sociology/staff/dymond.

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COVID-19, Consent and Coercion: New United Nations Guidance on Less Lethal Weapons in Law Enforcement in the context of the coronavirus

Thirty years have elapsed since the United Nations Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials (Basic Principles) were first adopted. Yet, as UN Human Rights Experts express concern about police killings and violence in the context of COVID-19 emergency measures, and law enforcement officials  around the world are reported to…

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