In exploring the criminalization of corporations, this book uses the landmark qFord Pinto caseq as a centerpiece for exploring corporate violence and the long effort to bring such harm within the reach of the criminal law. Corporations that illegally endanger human life now must negotiate the surveillance of government regulators and risk civil suits from injured parties seeking financial compensation. They also may be charged with criminal offenses and their officials sent to prison.See, e.g., aFord Ranger Rollover, a aFord Bronco Rollover Acci- dents, a and a15 Passenger Rollover Accident Lawsuit, a ... avail- able at http://www.autosafety.org; Ken Thomas, aFord Recalls 3.8 Million Pick- ups, SUVsa (September 7, 2005) and anbsp;...
|Title||:||Corporate Crime Under Attack|
|Author||:||Francis T. Cullen, Gray Cavender, William J. Maakestad, Michael L. Benson|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-09-25|