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A casebook on Scottish criminal law

A casebook on Scottish criminal law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Scotland > Scotland > Criminal law > General. Comprehensive

Edition Details

  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Scotland
  • Publication Information: Edinburgh : W. Green, 1988
  • Publication Type (Medium): Trials, litigation, etc, Cases
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/a-casebook-on-scottish-criminal-law/ (Stable identifier)

Short Description

XXXIV, 740 pages ; 22 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, A casebook on Scottish criminal law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: by Christopher H.W. Gane and Charles N. Stoddart.
  • Publication Date: 1988
  • Country/State: Scotland
  • Number of Editions: 18 editions
  • First edition Date: 1980
  • Last edition Date: 2015
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDC913
  • Dewey Code: 345.411
  • ISBN: 041400843X 9780414008434
  • OCLC: 23901762

Main Contents

Sources and general principles. The external element of crimes. The mental element in crime. Mens rea in statutory offences. Causation, art and part. Defences, assualt and related offences. Homicide and related matters. Theft, robbery and embezzlement, fraud, reset, malicious mischief. Fire-raising and vandalism. Sexual offences. Offences against public order. Order against the Court of Justice.

Summary Note

An essential book for the busy criminal lawyer and for students of criminal law. Concise, practical appreciation of how the law works with analysis of the reasoning behind decisions. Brings together all the important cases in one volume. '''

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