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Defences in criminal law

Defences in criminal law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Ireland (Eire) > Ireland (Eire) > Criticism. Legal reform. General administration of justice

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Ireland. Law Reform Commission
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Ireland
  • Publication Information: Dublin : Law Reform Commission, [2009]
  • Material: Government publication
  • Type: Book
  • Other titles: Report : defences in criminal law
  • Series title: LRC (Series : Ireland. Law Reform Commission), 95.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/defences-in-criminal-law/ (Stable identifier)

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XIX, 226 pages ; 24 cm.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Law Reform Commission = Coimisiún um Athchóiriú an Dlí.
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Country/State: Ireland
  • Number of Editions: 3 editions
  • First edition Date: 2009
  • Last edition Date: 2009
  • General Notes: “First published December 2009.”
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDK166
  • Dewey Code: 345.41705044
  • OCLC: 540108599

Main Contents

1. Criminal defences : an overview
2. Legitimate defence (self-defence)
3. Public defence
4. Provocation
5. Duress
6. Necessity and duress of circumstances
7. Summary of recommendations
Appendix. Draft criminal law (defences) bill 2009.

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If you wish to locate similar books to “Defences in criminal law”, they can be found under the 345.41705044 in a public library, and the Library of Congress call numbers starting with KDK166 in most university libraries. If you wish to look up similar titles to “Defences in criminal law” in an on-line library catalog, the official Library of Congress Subject Headings under which they can be found are:

Criminal law
Duress (Law)
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Necessity (Law)
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  • Article Name: Defences in criminal law
  • Author: Tom Huberts
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