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Criminal Litigation 2019-2020 Martin Hannibal (Barrister (non-practising))

Criminal Litigation 2019-2020 By Martin Hannibal (Barrister (non-practising))

Criminal Litigation 2019-2020 by Martin Hannibal (Barrister (non-practising))

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Criminal Litigation offers a comprehensive and practical guide to the subject. Using realistic case studies and online resources, students are encouraged to focus on putting their understanding into a practical context. Diagrams, self-test questions, and summaries of key points ensure the text is easy to use.

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Criminal Litigation 2019-2020 by Martin Hannibal (Barrister (non-practising))

Criminal Litigation offers a comprehensive and practical guide to the areas of criminal litigation covered on the Legal Practice Course. Making effective use of realistic case studies backed up by online documentation, the text combines theory with practical considerations and encourages students to focus on putting their knowledge into a practical context. Written in an informal and accessible style, it covers all procedural and evidential issues that arise in criminal cases. The more complex areas of criminal litigation are examined using numerous diagrams, flowcharts, and examples, while potential changes in the law are highlighted by specially designed 'Looking Ahead' boxes. Chapters end with key points summaries and self-test questions, enabling students to quickly sum up what they have read and test their own knowledge. Online Resources Criminal Litigation is accompanied by a wide range of online resources, freely accessible to students. This includes: - Case study documentation - Web links -Three additional chapters, covering 'Advising at the Police Station - Practical Steps'; 'White Collar Crime - Regulatory Offences'; and 'Sentencing in Road Traffic Cases' -Answers to self-test question -Video case studies -Criminal Litigation Express Train timeline

About Martin Hannibal (Barrister (non-practising))

Martin Hannibal is a Barrister (currently non-practising). He has wide experience of teaching and examining criminal litigation and advanced criminal practice on undergraduate and professional programmes and on the LPC. Lisa Mountford is a Solicitor with extensive experience as a senior lecturer teaching and examining on criminal law programmes and on LPC criminal litigation and evidence courses.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Criminal Litigation 1: Introduction 2: An introduction to the law of criminal evidence and advocacy 2. Investigation and the Decision to Charge 3: The powers to stop, search, and arrest 4: Detention and interrogation 5: The right to silence at the police station 6: Challenging unlawfully and unfairly obtained evidence 7: Obtaining identification evidence 8: The decision to prosecute and the prosecution's duties of disclosure of evidence 3. From Charge to Trial 9: Funding of criminal defence services and first appearance process 10: The law and practice relating to court bail 11: Prosecuting an either-way offence 12: Prosecuting summary offences 13: Crown Court proceedings pre-trial 14: Trial before the Crown Court 4. Proving the Case - The Rules of Criminal Evidence 15: The burden of proof 16: Witness evidence 17: Corroboration, the 'Turnbull guidelines' and opinion evidence 18: Hearsay evidence 19: Character evidence and the accused as a witness at trial 20: Private privilege 5. Post Conviction: Sentencing and Appeals 21: Sentencing procedure and the general principles of sentencing 22: Specific types of sentence and the plea in mitigation 23: Specific types of sentence and the plea in mitigation 6. Youth Justice 24: Youth justice - introduction 25: Prosecuting young offenders 26: Sentencing young offenders Appendix 1 Additional chapters (online only)

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Criminal Litigation 2019-2020 by Martin Hannibal (Barrister (non-practising))
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Oxford University Press
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