Asher Flynn

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

AI-facilitated abuse (including "deep fakes") Technology-facilitated abuse (including online harassment) Image-based abuse ("revenge pornography") Digital crime Gendered violence Rape and sexual violence Access to Justice Legal Aid Victims' Rights Law Reform Plea negotiations Prosecutorial discretion

20072020

Research output per year

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Research Output

2020

Plea negotiations: an Australian perspective

Freiberg, A. & Flynn, A., 2020, Handbook on Sentencing Policies and Practices in the 21st Century. Spohn, C. & Brennan, P. K. (eds.). 1st ed. New York NY USA: Routledge, p. 153-167 15 p. (The ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing Hanbook Series; vol. 4).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Sexual Violence and Digital Society: Understanding the human and technosocial factors

Powell, A., Flynn, A. & Henry, N., 2020, The Human Factor of Cybercrime. Leukfeldt, R. & Holt, T. J. (eds.). 1st ed. Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 134-155 22 p. (Routledge Studies in Crime and Society).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

2019

An Argument for Diminished Culpability Manslaughter: Responding to Gaps in Victorian Homicide Law

Ulbrick, M. G., Flynn, A. & Tyson, D., 2019, In : Monash University Law Review. 45, 1, p. 201-231 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Image-based sexual abuse: Victims and perpetrators

Henry, N., Flynn, A. & Powell, A., 2019, Trends & Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice, March 2019, 572, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleResearch

2 Citations (Scopus)

Image-based sexual abuse: the extent, nature, and predictors of perpetration in a community sample of Australian residents

Powell, A., Henry, N., Flynn, A. & Scott, A. J., Mar 2019, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 92, p. 393-402 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Image-Based Sexual Abuse

Flynn, A. & Henry, N., Mar 2019, Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology. Pontell, H. N. (ed.). Oxford UK: Oxford University Press, p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Image-Based Sexual Abuse: Online Distribution Channels and Illicit Communities of Support

Henry, N. & Flynn, A., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Violence Against Women.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Image-Based Sexual Abuse: An Australian Reflection

Flynn, A. & Henry, N., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Women and Criminal Justice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Responding to Revenge Pornography: Prevalence, Nature and Impacts

Henry, N., Flynn, A. & Powell, A., 2019, Canberra ACT Australia: Australian Research Council. 126 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportResearch

Open Access
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Shattering Lives and Myths: Report on Image-Based Sexual Abuse

Flynn, A., Henry, N., Powell, A., Scott, A., McGlynn, C., Rackley, E. & Gavey, N., Jun 2019, University of Durham. 22 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther ReportOther

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Women’s behavior as implied consent: Male “reasonableness” in Australian rape law

Burgin, R. L. & Flynn, A., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Criminology and Criminal Justice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2018

Image-based sexual abuse

Powell, A., Henry, N. & Flynn, A., 2018, Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology. Dekeseredy, W. S. & Dragiewicz, M. (eds.). 2nd ed. New York NY USA: Routledge, p. 305-315 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Plea negotiations: An empirical analysis

Flynn, A. & Freiberg, A., 1 Apr 2018, Trends & Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice, 544, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleResearch

1 Citation (Scopus)

Plea Negotiations: Pragmatic Justice in an Imperfect World

Flynn, A. & Freiberg, A., 2018, Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. 277 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Plea Negotiations: Final Report to the Criminology Research Council

Flynn, A. L. G. & Freiberg, A., 26 Apr 2018, Canberrra ACT Australia: Criminology Research Advisory Council. 178 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportResearch

Open Access
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Policing image-based sexual abuse: stakeholder perspectives

Henry, N., Flynn, A. & Powell, A., 2 Nov 2018, In : Police Practice and Research: An International Journal. 19, 6, p. 565-581 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Providing a check on Prosecutorial decision-making: An analysis of the Victims' Right to Review reform

Iliadis, M. & Flynn, A., 2018, In : British Journal of Criminology. 58, 3 , p. 550–568 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Technology-Facilitated Abuse among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Woman: A Qualitative Study

Henry, N. & Flynn, A. L. G., 2018, 94 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

2017

Access to justice and legal aid: comparative perspectives on unmet legal need

Flynn, A. L. G. (ed.) & Hodgson, J. (ed.), 2017, Hart Publishing. 309 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOtherpeer-review

Access to justice and legal aid cuts: A mismatch of concepts in the contemporary Australian and British legal landscapes

Flynn, A. & Hodgson, J., 2017, Access to Justice & Legal Aid: Comparative Perspectives on Unmet Legal Need. Flynn, A. & Hodgson, J. (eds.). Oxford UK: Hart Publishing, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

A global epidemiological perspective on the toxicology of drug-facilitated sexual assault: A systematic review

Anderson, L. J., Flynn, A. & Pilgrim, J. L., 1 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 47, p. 46-54 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

33 Citations (Scopus)

Image-Based Abuse in Australia: Sites of Distribution

Henry, N., Powell, A., Rees, T., Pfitzner, N. & Flynn, A. L. G., 2017, (Accepted/In press) Office of the eSafety Commission . 61 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

National Survey of Image-Based Abuse in Australia

Powell, A., Henry, N. & Flynn, A. L. G., 2017, (Accepted/In press) Office of the eSafety Commission . 108 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

Not Just 'Revenge Pornography': Australians' Experiences of Image-Based Abuse: A Summary Report

Henry, N., Powell, A. & Flynn, A. L. G., 2017, RMIT University. 9 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther ReportOther

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2016

Emblematic violence and aetiological cul-de-sacs: On the discourse of 'one-punch' (non) fatalities

Flynn, A. L. G., Halsey, M. & Lee, M., 2016, In : British Journal of Criminology. 56, p. 179 - 195 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Legal aid and access to legal representation: Redefining the right to a fair trial

Flynn, A. L. G., Hodgson, J., McCulloch, J. & Naylor, B. G., 2016, In : Melbourne University Law Review. 40, 1, p. 207-239 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
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Plea-negotiations, prosecutors and discretion: An argument for legal reform

Flynn, A. L. G., 2016, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. 49, 4, p. 564-582 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Special edition: Critical criminology guest editors' introduction

Flynn, A. & Halsey, M., 2016, In : International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy. 5, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialOther

The abolition of defensive homicide: A step towards populist punitivism at the expense of mentally impaired offenders

Ulbrick, M., Flynn, A. & Tyson, D., 2016, In : Melbourne University Law Review. 40, 1, p. 324-370 47 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Rape justice: Beyond the criminal law

Powell, A. ., Henry, N. . & Flynn, A., 2015, Hampshire UK: Palgrave Macmillan. 247 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOther

8 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual violence and innovative responses to justice: Interrupting the 'recognisable' narrative

Flynn, A. L. G., 2015, Rape Justice: Beyond the Criminal Law. Powell, A., Henry, N. & Flynn, A. (eds.). Basingstoke UK: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 92 - 111 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

The Promise and Paradox of Justice: Rape Justice Beyond the Criminal Law

Henry, N., Flynn, A. & Powell, A., 2015, Rape Justice: Beyond the Criminal Law. Powell, A., Henry, N. & Flynn, A. (eds.). Basingstoke UK: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Universities Look at Cuts II

Flynn, A. L. G., Sep 2014, The London Advocate, 83, September 2014, p. 7 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleOther

Open Access
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Universities Take a Second Look at the Cuts

Flynn, A. L. G., May 2014, London Advocate, 81, May 2014, p. 9 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleOther

Open Access
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2013

A committal waste of time? Reforming Victoria's pre-trial process: Lessons from other jurisdictions

Flynn, A. L. G., 2013, In : Criminal Law Journal. 37, 3, p. 175 - 192 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

A Second Chance for Justice: The Prosecutions of Gabe Watson for the Death of Tina Thomas

Flynn, A. L. G. & Fitz-Gibbon, K., 2013, Newcastle upon Tyne UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 270 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Meaning of 'Sex' and 'Consent': The persistence of rape myths in Victorian rape law

Powell, A., Henry, N., Flynn, A. L. G. & Henderson, E., 2013, In : Griffith Law Review. 22, 2, p. 456 - 480 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Bargaining with justice: Victims, plea bargaining and the Victims' Charter Act 2006 (Vic)

Flynn, A. L. G., 2012, In : Monash University Law Review. 37, 3, p. 73-96 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Disputing consent: The role of jury directions in Victoria

Flynn, A. L. G. & Henry, N., 2012, In : Current Issues in Criminal Justice. 24, 2, p. 167 - 184 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

We've changed our minds: What do you do with a failed plea bargain? A reflection on R v Nixon

Flynn, A. L. G., May 2012, In : Windsor Review of Legal and Social Issues. 32, p. 123-158 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2011

Bargaining with defensive homicide: Examining Victoria's secretive plea bargaining system post-law reform

Flynn, A. L. G. & Fitz-Gibbon, K., 2011, In : Melbourne University Law Review. 35, 3, p. 905 - 932 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Breaking into the legal culture of the Victorian Office of Public Prosecutions

Flynn, A., 2011, Qualitative Criminology: Stories from the Field. Bartels, L. & Richards, K. (eds.). Sydney: Federation Press, p. 47 - 57 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

'Fortunately we in Victoria are not in that UK situation': Australian and United Kingdom legal perspectives on plea bargaining reform

Flynn, A., 2011, In : Deakin Law Review. 16, 2, p. 361 - 404 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Jeopardising justice for what? Keeping sentence indications in Victoria

Flynn, A., 2011, ANZCCC: The Australian and New Zealand Critical Criminology Conference 2010. Lee, M., Mason, G. & Milivojevic, S. (eds.). Sydney NSW: Institute of Criminology, University of Sydney, p. 1 - 8 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

2010

An indication of injustice: an analysis of the problems inherent to maintaining the sentence indication scheme in Victoriaa??s Higher Courts

Flynn, A., 2010, In : Flinders Law Journal. 12, 2, p. 41 - 78 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The honeymoon killer: plea bargaining and intimate femicide - a response to Watson

Flynn, A. L. & Fitz-Gibbon, K., 2010, In : Alternative Law Journal. 35, 4, p. 203 - 207 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review