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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 countries 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:
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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 ( 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). .
Oct 18, 2019
Finnane, Mark, 2019, "Trials on indictment for bigamy 1855-1942", doi:10.26193/5S8LLB, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:nhII4AOiF+vlaTyD4w11bg==
Trials on indictment for offence of bigamy, Victorian Supreme Court 1855-1942.
Oct 17, 2019
Finnane, Mark, 2019, "Tasmanian Supreme Court 1824-1849", doi:10.26193/BJCVE0, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:nXSzKHtAxVH6OTTH7qEBMg==
Trials on indictment at Tasmanian Supreme Court from 1824-1849.
Oct 16, 2019
Finnane, Mark, 2019, "Northern Territory Criminal Trials 1873-1899", doi:10.26193/U3ZZGY, ADA Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:7omKv16+P6STCaUxP5QBQw==
Northern Territory Supreme Court trials. During this period the court was in South Australian jurisdiction. This dataset was accessed by the Prosecution Project from data in historical newspapers (
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