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Criminal litigation

Criminal litigation

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

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Maura Butler
  • Biografical Information: Maura Butler Eamon Barnes Caroline Butler Frank Cassidy Barry Donoghue Caroline Fennell Patrick Geraghty David Keane Monika Leech Moirin Moynihan Liam Mulholland Attracta O'Regan Cazabon Dara Robinson Andrea Ryan David Wheelahan
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2006
  • Publication Type (Medium): Trials, litigation, etc, Cases, Cas, Études de
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Series title: Law Society of Ireland manuals.
  • Permalink: (Stable identifier)

Short Description

XXVI, 297 pages : forms ; 30 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: editor & co-author, Maura Butler.
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 2001
  • Last edition Date: 2012
  • General Notes: At head of cover: Law Society of Ireland.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDK1750
  • Dewey Code: 345.41705
  • ISBN: 9781841741789 1841741787
  • OCLC: 46909392

Publisher Description:

This Manual is essential reading for all apprentices and practitioners. The text covers each step of the criminal litigation process–with checklists, precedents, and relevant form. The authors look at the practice and procedure in each court (District, Circuit, Masters, and Appeal). Specific
chapters are devoted to Discovery of Freedom of Information, Injunctions, MIBI, Fatal Injuries, Judicial Review and Costs. Throughout, the Manual provides succinct, practical advice–giving a thorough grounding in the subject and tackling difficult questions of practice and procedure.

Table of Contents

1. I: Preliminary Procedures in the Prosecution of Crime A General Introduction to Criminal Litigation
2. The Criminal Investigation
3. Bail
4. Legal Aid
5. Adjournments and Remands and Commencement of Proceedings
6. II: The Law of Evidence in Criminal Courts Fundamental Principles of the Law of Evidence
7. The Rules Against Hearsay
8. III: Practising as a Criminal Lawyer The Impact of Human Rights on Criminal Litigation Practice
9. Managing a Criminal Practice
10. IV: Selection of Mode of Trial and Procedure in Trial Courts Skills of the Criminal Advocate
11. Choice of Trial Venue
12. The Conduct of Summary Trials
13. Trial on Indictment
14. Juvenile Criminal Justice
15. Sentencing
16. Appeals & Judicial Review Proceedings
17. V: Areas of Specialized Procedure Road Traffic Offences
18. Criminal Assets Bureau and Confiscation of Proceeds of Crime

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