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This Dataverse contains customised subsets of data produced from the Prosecution Project at Griffith University. The Prosecution Project makes available transcribed court records sourced from around Australia. These can include Supreme Courts, Police Gazettes and Convict Registers which are commonly located in the country's State Archives (also known as Public Record Offices in some states and territories). For access to the full dataset from the Prosecutions Project, please see their website: https://prosecutionproject.griffith.edu.au/
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Jan 10, 2020
Finnane, Mark, 2020, "Victorian Supreme Court Trials 1890-1899", doi:10.26193/YYGJQP, ADA Dataverse, V2
Trials on indictment at Victorian Supreme Court. Data accessed by the Prosecution Project from registers in the Public Record Office of Victoria. Includes name, offence, trial date and location, judge, verdict, sentence and some cases include links to reports published in colonia...
Jan 10, 2020
Finnane, Mark, 2020, "Victorian Supreme Court Trials 1880-1889", doi:10.26193/HCLWYL, ADA Dataverse, V2
Trials on indictment at Victorian Supreme Court. Data accessed from registers in the Public Record Office of Victoria. Includes name, offence, trial date and location, judge, verdict, sentence and some cases include links to reports published in colonial newspapers accessible in...
Jan 10, 2020
Finnane, Mark, 2020, "Tasmanian Supreme Court 1850-1899", doi:10.26193/7OY920, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:P6Hkx65gxjlFCLi/N0rXow==
Trials on indictment at Tasmanian Supreme Court from 1850-1899. The data was sourced by the Prosecution Project principally from court registers and record books held at Tasmanian Archives and Heritage Office, and data collection was by Chris Leppard-Smith. Later curation of the...
Dec 13, 2019
Finnane, Mark, 2019, "South Australia Supreme Court 1845-1899", doi:10.26193/HD1IUG, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:BDqWsrI/pnUYSOZT9BU6Gw==
Trials on indictment in the South Australian Supreme Court, 1845-1899. Data collected for the Prosecution Project from court registers and police gazettes. Data includes name and sex of accused, offence charged, verdict, sentence, judge, date of trial and location.
Dec 12, 2019
Finnane, Mark, 2019, "Western Australia Criminal Trials 1830-1861", doi:10.26193/OW6SR6, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:R2OH+gQhqBf9y3yXhlcQAQ==
Criminal Trials at Quarter Sessions, Western Australia 1830-1861. Prior to the establishment of the Supreme Court in 1861 all criminal trials were at Quarter Sessions from 1830. Data taken from Prosecution Project collection of Western Australia Supreme Court trials. Data include...
Dec 12, 2019
Finnane, Mark, 2019, "Queensland Supreme Court Trials 1850-1899", doi:10.26193/6YOCXO, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:cB3aNxfy6JBMKg8tHM/W1g==
Queensland Supreme Court trials by indictment 1850-1899. Prior to the establishment of the Queensland Supreme Court in 1861 this dataset includes trials at the Moreton Bay Circuit of the NSW Supreme Court and other transitional courts during the period before and after the separa...
Oct 30, 2019
Finnane, Mark, 2019, "Northern Territory Supreme Court 1900-1941", doi:10.26193/VQVKYY, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:r+yYKyu0rxVWMrYjIcJcTQ==
Trials at Northern Territory Supreme Court 1900-1941. Data collected for Prosecution Project from newspaper reports in Trove (nla.gov.au). Data includes name, offence, verdict, sentence, judge, trial date and location.
Oct 22, 2019
Piper, Alana; Finnane, Mark, 2019, "Victorian Female Prisoners 1860-1934", doi:10.26193/1FZC73, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:Yd+E8Uv8h/7leKQOO/6IzA==
Female Prisoners discharged from Victorian Prisons 1860-1934. The data includes name, offence, sentence, trial date, discharge date, conviction history and some prisoner attributes including religion, literacy, place and year of birth and ship of arrival in Australia
Oct 19, 2019
Finnane, Mark; Maxwell-Stewart, Hamish, 2019, "Prisoners discharged from Victorian prisons 1864-1869", doi:10.26193/GCTWXW, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:/DREm3uNLLQGAiJefhCTlA==
Prisoners discharged from Victorian Prisons, 1864-1869
Oct 19, 2019
Roberts, David Andrew; Finnane, Mark, 2019, "Persons tried, New South Wales 1788-1810", doi:10.26193/0SOO15, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:6ND+dlBIBMtFEJLwPysH2Q==
Trials in Court of Criminal Jurisdiction NSW 1788-1810. The data includes name, offence, trial date, verdict (where known), sentence, number of co-accused and name and sex of victim or complainant (where known). .
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