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Criminal law & procedure books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Criminal law & procedure category. Presented with a red border are the Criminal law & procedure books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Multilevel Protection of the Principle of Legality in Criminal Law by Mercedes Perez Manzano Multilevel Protection of the Principle of Legality in Criminal Law

This book examines the simultaneous protection of fundamental rights by various norms and jurisdictional organs, focussing on the multilevel protection of the principle of legality in Criminal Law.Written by accredited specialists in criminal law, constitutional law, international public law, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/10/2017

Relocating Criminal Law by Peter Alldridge Relocating Criminal Law

This title was first published in 2000: Criminal law is a continually evolving and reactive element in modern legal systems. Until relatively recently it was not an offence to launder money or to deal in shares as an outsider with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/10/2017

Deceptive Ambiguity by Police and Prosecutors by Roger W. (Distinguished Research Professor of Linguistics, Georgetown University) Shuy Deceptive Ambiguity by Police and Prosecutors
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Much has been written about how criminal suspects, defendants, and the targets of undercover operations employ ambiguous language as they interact with the legal system. This book examines the other side of the coin, describing fifteen criminal investigations that demonstrate...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Materials on European Criminal Law by Andre Klip Materials on European Criminal Law

The third edition of Materials on European Criminal Law is a collection of legal instruments including all legal materials relevant for the practice of the Member States of the European Union in one concise volume.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2017

Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals The International Criminal Court 2009-2010 by Andre Klip Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals The International Criminal Court 2009-2010

This fiftieth volume of the Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals contains decisions taken by the International Criminal Court from 2009-2010.
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/09/2017

Migration, Culture Conflict and Crime by Professor Joshua D. Freilich, Moshe Addad Migration, Culture Conflict and Crime
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This title was first published in 2002: The issue of immigration and crime in all of its many contexts and forms, is a problem which affects numerous countries throughout the world. In many countries, immigrants have been accused of disproportionate...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Vulnerable People and the Criminal Justice System A Guide to Law and Practice by Penny (Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Criminal Policy Research, Birkbeck, University of London) Cooper Vulnerable People and the Criminal Justice System A Guide to Law and Practice
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The first book to provide a practical guide to understanding, assessing, and dealing with vulnerable witnesses and vulnerable defendants at each stage of the pre-trial and court process. This title draws together the law, protocols and guidelines relating to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/08/2017

Course Notes: Criminal Law by Lisa Cherkassky Course Notes: Criminal Law

Course Notes is designed to help you succeed in your law examinations and assessments. Each guide supports revision of an undergraduate and conversion GDL/CPE law degree module by demonstrating good practice in creating and maintaining ideal notes. Course Notes will...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

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American Exceptionalism in Crime and Punishment by Kevin R. (James Annenberg La Vea Land Grant Chair in Criminal Procedure Law, University of Minnesota) Reitz American Exceptionalism in Crime and Punishment
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With an outstanding list of contributors edited by a leading authority on punishment, this volume demonstrates that the largest problems of crime and justice cannot be brought into focus from the perspective of single jurisdiction, and that comparative inquiries are...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2017

Somali Piracy A Criminological Perspective by Dr. Jade Lindley Somali Piracy A Criminological Perspective

Maritime piracy off the coast of Somalia was first recognised as a global concern in 2008 after the hijackings of World Food Programme vessels. It remains a serious impediment to international maritime trade and a significant risk to seafarers. Bringing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

The Psychology of Restorative Justice Managing the Power Within by Theo Gavrielides The Psychology of Restorative Justice Managing the Power Within

This ground-breaking collection dares to take the next step in the advancement of an autonomous, inter-disciplinary restorative justice field of study. It brings together criminology, social psychology, legal theory, neuroscience, affect-script psychology, sociology, forensic mental health, political sciences, psychology and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Blackstone's Guide to the Investigatory Powers Act 2016 by Simon (Barrister) McKay Blackstone's Guide to the Investigatory Powers Act 2016

This text provides a clear and accessible introduction to the Investigatory Powers Act, a foundational piece of UK national security law. This act is a blueprint for how state agencies, the police, and internet and telephone companies protect privacy and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice The Long Shadow of Carl Schmitt by Michael (Western Sydney University, Australia) Head Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice The Long Shadow of Carl Schmitt
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Why have the early years of the 21st century seen increasing use of emergency-type powers or claims of supra-legal executive authority, particularly by the Western countries regarded as the world's leading democracies, notably the United States? This book examines the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/12/2017

The Matrix of Necessity in Modern Criminal Law by Gabriel Hallevy The Matrix of Necessity in Modern Criminal Law

This book presents the modern theory of necessity and the current distinctions between necessity and self-defense, dwelling defense and duress. Most legal systems have accepted necessity as general defense. However, justifications for this defense and the distinctions between necessity and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/12/2017

Millington and Sutherland Williams on The Proceeds of Crime 5e by Judge Mark (Judge of the First-Tier Tribunal) Sutherland Williams Millington and Sutherland Williams on The Proceeds of Crime 5e

Millington and Sutherland Williams on The Proceeds of Crime provides a definitive guide to the law concerning the recovery of the proceeds of crime in England and Wales.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

Environmental Crime in Europe by Andrew Farmer Environmental Crime in Europe

Environmental crime is a growing challenge for policy makers and law enforcers. This is an important and timely study which examines in depth how environmental crime is treated at national level within the European Union and the impact of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

Redefining Organised Crime: A Challenge for the European Union? by Stefania Carnevale Redefining Organised Crime: A Challenge for the European Union?

The definition of organised crime has long been the object of lively debate, at national and international level. Sociological and legal analysis has not yet led to one definitive answer to the question of what exactly `organised crime' means. Nonetheless,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2017

The Bail Book A Comprehensive Look at Bail in America's Criminal Justice System by Shima Baradaran Baughman The Bail Book A Comprehensive Look at Bail in America's Criminal Justice System

Examines the causes for mass incarceration of Americans and calls for the reform of the bail system.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/12/2017

The Needed Balances in EU Criminal Law Past, Present and Future by Chloe Briere The Needed Balances in EU Criminal Law Past, Present and Future

This important volume provides an up-to-date overview of the main questions currently discussed in the field of EU criminal law. It makes a stimulating addition to literature in the field, while offering its own distinctive features. It takes a four-part...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

Confronting Corruption Past Concerns, Present Challenges, and Future Strategies by Fritz (Founder, Senior Advisor, Transparency International) Heimann, Mark (Professor of Criminal Law and Criminology, Ch Pieth Confronting Corruption Past Concerns, Present Challenges, and Future Strategies
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Format: Paperback - Released: 18/01/2018

Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Law and Practice by Philippa Southwell, Michelle Brewer, Ben Douglas-Jones Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Law and Practice
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Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Law and Practice is a concise, practical, guide to modern slavery and human trafficking law and procedure, in a step by step format, covering all aspects of representing victims of human trafficking and the law...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Fraud in the Enlarged European Union Audit, Regulation and Fighting Corruption in New and Accession Countries by Brendan J. Quirke, Alan Doig Fraud in the Enlarged European Union Audit, Regulation and Fighting Corruption in New and Accession Countries
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Fraud is an issue which generates headlines and exercises politicians and public alike. There is a perception that the European Union and its budget arrangements constitute a fraudsters paradise which the EU has done very little about. In Fraud in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

The Victim in the Irish Criminal Process by Shane Kilcommins, Susan B. Leahy, Kathleen Moore Walsh, Eimear Spain The Victim in the Irish Criminal Process
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Discussing the historical and theoretical concern for crime victims in the criminal justice system, this book examines the variety of forms of legal and service provision inclusion, and concludes by analysing the various needs of victims which continue to be...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Blackstone's Statutes on Criminal Law 2017-2018 by Matthew (Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford and Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford) Dyson Blackstone's Statutes on Criminal Law 2017-2018
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Celebrating 30 years as the market-leading series, Blackstone's Statutes have an unrivalled tradition of trust and quality. With a rock-solid reputation for accuracy, reliability, and authority, they remain first-choice for students and lecturers, providing a careful selection of all the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/08/2017

Colonial Policing and the Transnational Legacy The Global Dynamics of Policing Across the Lusophone Community by Conor O'Reilly Colonial Policing and the Transnational Legacy The Global Dynamics of Policing Across the Lusophone Community

This compilation represents the first study to examine the historical evolution and shifting global dynamics of policing across the Lusophone community. With contributions from a multi-disciplinary range of experts, it traces the role of policing within and across settings that...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Core Statutes on Criminal Law 2017-18 by Kate Cook, Mark James, Richard Lee Core Statutes on Criminal Law 2017-18
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Well-selected and authoritative, Palgrave Core Statutes provide the key materials needed by students in a format that is clear, compact and very easy to use. They are ideal for use in exams.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/08/2017

A Fair Criminal Law by Emmanuel Melissaris A Fair Criminal Law

A Fair Criminal Law offers a political philosophical theory of criminal law suitable for a substantively and procedurally liberal, democratic, socially just state. Drawing on post-metaphysical political philosophy and taking a constructivist, and largely revisionist, approach the book pursues three...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Smith, Hogan, & Ormerod's Text, Cases, & Materials on Criminal Law by Professor David, QC (Law Commissioner for England and Wales and Professor of Criminal Justice at University College Lo Ormerod Smith, Hogan, & Ormerod's Text, Cases, & Materials on Criminal Law
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Ormerod and Laird present a thorough yet accessible student guide to the criminal law, supported by a wealth of key extracts from judgments, statutes, reports, and academic articles.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017

Animals and Criminal Justice by Carmen M. Cusack Animals and Criminal Justice

Mahatma Gandhi said, The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated. Since civil societies are ruled by law, they can be evaluated, both figuratively and literally, by how animals...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Criminal Defence Good Practice in the Criminal Courts by Roger Ede, Anthony Edwards Criminal Defence Good Practice in the Criminal Courts
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This new edition of Criminal Defence offers a step-by-step guide to practice and procedure in all of the criminal courts.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

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