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English legal system

English legal system

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD662

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Frances Quinn, Catherine Elliott
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Harlow, England ; New York : Longman, 2000
  • Publication Type (Medium): Lehrbuch
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/english-legal-system-438/ (Stable identifier)

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XXXI, 578 p. ; 24 cm.

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

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  • Publisher: Longman
  • Responsable Person: Catherine Elliott and Frances Quinn.
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 118 editions
  • First edition Date: 1996
  • Last edition Date: 2015
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD662
  • Dewey Code: 347.42
  • ISBN: 0582423538 9780582423534
  • OCLC: 43333705

Main Contents

Introduction
1. Sources of law
2. Law reform
3. The judiciary
4. Barristers and solicitors
5. The jury system
6. Magistrates
7. Lay participation in the legal system
8. Access to justice
9. The criminal justice system
10. Sentencing
11. Young offenders
12. The civil justice system
13. Tribunals
14. Appeals and judicial review
15. Ombudsmen
16. Alternative methods of dispute resolution
17. The administration of justice
18. Introduction to civil liberties
19. Freedom of assembly
20. Freedom of association
21. Freedom from discrimination
22. Freedom of the person
23. Freedom of expression
24. Remedies for infringement of civil rights
25. Law and rules
26. Law and morals
27. Law and justice
28. Legal rights and duties
Appendix. Answering examination questions.

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