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Criminal law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Ireland (Eire) > Ireland (Eire) > Criminal law > General. Comprehensive

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Peter Charleton
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Ireland
  • Publication Information: Dublin : Butterworths ; Charlottesville, Va. : Lexis Law Pub., ©1999
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Butterworths Irish law library.
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Short Description

cv, 1224 pages ; 25 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Criminal law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publishers: ButterworthsLexis Law Pub.
  • Responsable Person: by Peter Charleton, Paul Anthony McDermott, Marguerite Bolger ; with a foreword by Mr. Justice Paul Carney.
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Copyright Date: 1999
  • Location: Dublin
  • Country/State: Ireland
  • Number of Editions: 9 editions
  • First edition Date: 1992
  • Last edition Date: 2008
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDK1750
  • Dewey Code: 345.417
  • ISBN: 1854758454 9781854758453
  • OCLC: 42894389

Main Contents

PART I: ELEMENTS OF LIABILITY. Basic Principles. Evidence. Complicity in Offences. Inchoate Offences. Possession. PART II: SPECIFIC OFFENCES. Charging Manual. Homicide. Sexual Offences. Non-Fatal Offences. Property Offences. Corporate Crime. PART III: THE DEFENCES. Introduction. The Lawful Use of Force. Provocation. Necessity and Duress. Insanity and Automatism. Intoxication. Mistake. Infancy. Unconstitutionality. Entrapment.

Summary Note

Provides an academic and practical explanation of the criminal law, from the various elements of liability and participation to specific offences such as homicide and sexual offences. This work also includes a treatment of the various defences that may be raised. '''

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