Briefcase on criminal law (3rd ed)

Fionda, Julia and Bryant, Michael (2004) Briefcase on criminal law (3rd ed), London, UK, Cavendish, 213pp.


Full text not available from this repository.


This book covers all the major cases in criminal law. It also includes all major topics on A level and undergraduate courses in criminal law. including homicide. non-fatal offences against the person. sexual offences. theft and other property offences. Leading cases on statutory and common law defences such as intoxication. duress and provocation are also covered.

The book traces common law developments in the law relating to mens rea issues such as recklessness and gross negligence as well as levels of criminal liability including attempted offences and complicity. This updated guide to all the significant cases in criminal law will be useful to students at all levels on the complex and often confusing development of precedent in English criminal law.


1 Murder and Intention

2 Voluntary Manslaughter

3 Involuntary Manslaughter

4 Offences Against the Person and Consent

5 Rape and Indecent Assault

6 Theft

7 Other Property Offences8 Self-Defence

9 Mistake

10 Mental Disorder

11 Intoxication

12 Duress and Necessity

13 Causation

14 Complicity

15 Attempts

16 Conspiracy

17 Incitement

18 Omissions

19 Recklessness

20 Glossary

21 Index

Item Type: Book
ISBNs: 1859417620 (paperback)
9781859417621 (paperback)
Related URLs:
Subjects: K Law > KD England and Wales
Divisions : University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Law
ePrint ID: 48146
Accepted Date and Publication Date:
September 2004Published
Date Deposited: 30 Aug 2007
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 12:24

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item