Logo

Justification and Excuse in the Criminal Law

Small book cover: Justification and Excuse in the Criminal Law

Justification and Excuse in the Criminal Law
by

Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell
ISBN/ASIN: 0420478108
ISBN-13: 9780420478108
Number of pages: 156

Description:
Professor Smith considers a subject of great importance to the criminal law, both as a topic of extensive academic debate and also in the context of the problems faced by the ordinary citizen who may be confronted with a choice between breaking the letter of the law, or seeing others suffer harm.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(6.7MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Basics of Product Liability, Sales, and ContractsBasics of Product Liability, Sales, and Contracts
by - lardbucket.org
This textbook provides context and essential concepts across the entire range of legal issues with which managers and business executives must grapple. The text provides the vocabulary and legal acumen necessary for businesspeople ...
(2133 views)
Book cover: Media Law HandbookMedia Law Handbook
by - U.S. Department of State
What are the privileges and responsibilities of a free press? In Media Law Handbook, Professor Jane Kirtley, Silha Professor of Media Ethics and Law at the University of Minnesota, explores how free societies answer this question.
(7659 views)
Book cover: Punishment: Theory and PracticePunishment: Theory and Practice
by - University of California Press
What actions should be punished? Should plea-bargaining be allowed? How should sentencing be determined? In this original, penetrating study, Mark Tunick explores not only why society punishes wrongdoing, but also how it implements punishment.
(10798 views)
Book cover: Your Worst EnemyYour Worst Enemy
by
This book is about the way defaulters are treated by their bank once they fall on hard times and cannot pay the instalment anymore. There are many legal rights which offer protection against abuse and this book explains them all in clear English.
(6088 views)