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Offences against the person

Offences against the person

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

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Richard Stone
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Cavendish, 1999
  • Type: Book
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XXX, 251 pages ; 24 cm

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Richard Stone.
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 6 editions
  • First edition Date: 1999
  • Last edition Date: 2003
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD7960
  • Dewey Code: 345.4105
  • ISBN: 1874241139 9781874241133
  • OCLC: 40840616

Main Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Elements of Offences; 3. Participation in Crime; 4. Homicide; 5. Non-Fatal Offences; 6. Sexual Offences; 7. Defences; 8. Proposal for Reform

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Criminal law
Great Britain
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