A Fingertip Guide to Scots Criminal Law

Sixth Edition

By Peter Hamilton, J Ross Harper

Edited by: Kristopher Donnelly

This guide is a practical and concise summary of Scottish criminal law. Published in a handy and accessible format, it is an essential source of reference for all criminal court practitioners. This sixth edition incorporates the considerable legislative changes in Scottish criminal law since publication of the previous edition. All sections have been thoroughly updated to incorporate essential developments in Scottish case law. The book is written in a user-friendly way and includes parallel columns of commentary, case law, and statute under both substantive and procedural headings. Contents includes: substantive law * principles * procedure * special defenses * evidence * sentencing * miscellaneous * bibliography

236 pages

Publication Date: 2/28/2013
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781780432427