Commonwealth Caribbean Series: Criminal Practice and by Dana Seetahal

By Dana Seetahal

This can be the 1st e-book of its variety within the Commonwealth Caribbean on felony approach. additionally it truly is written through somebody who has over 20 years adventure within the box: as a prosecutor for over a dozen years,as a Justice of the Peace, as a criminologist, a felony justice advisor and eventually as a legislation university lecturer. This ebook fills a lacuna in Commonwealth Caribbean jurisprudence in that there's at present no neighborhood or nearby textual content on felony perform and method. For too lengthy scholars and practitioners have needed to waste time to battle through English and different textual content in components that aren't even appropriate on the way to make sure their software to those jurisdictions. The e-book offers an invaluable connection with make clear what the nation of the statutory legislation is within the Caribbean when put next to related components in English legislations and to debate the appropriate statute and customary legislations in particular components. it's a textual content beneficial not just for legislations college scholars yet felony justice execs equivalent to attorneys and cops besides. The content material of the publication comprises either the statute legislation and customary legislation on felony perform and process in many of the suitable jurisdictions, which come with Trinidad Tobago, Guyana, Barbados, Jamaica and Grenada between others. the place the legislation is identical or related in a few jurisdictions this can be emphasized within the textual content as a way to steer clear of pointless repetition in dialogue. makes an attempt could be made to spot particular ameliorations within the legislation of other jurisdictions regardless of their being many commonalities. fresh advancements in those components also are mentioned and the influence of the statutory adjustments in a few international locations is classified.

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279 R v Moghal (1976) 63 Cr App R 56 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 245 R v Montriou (1921) 16 Cr App R 74 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 452 R v Morais (1988) 87 Cr App R 9 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 240, 393 R v Morgan [1997] Crim LR 593 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 365 xxxvii Commonwealth Caribbean Criminal Practice and Procedure R v Morson (1976) 62 Cr App R 236 .

321–23 xxxiii Commonwealth Caribbean Criminal Practice and Procedure R v Charles (1976) 68 Cr App R 334 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 308 R v Chin Loy (1975) 23 WIR 360 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 R v Cleghorn (1967) 51 Cr App R 291 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 276 R v Clerk to the Bradford JJ ex p Sykes and Shoesmith (1999) 163 JP 224 . . . . . . . . . .

331 R v Saunders (1849) 2 Cox 249 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 xxxviii Table of Cases R v Saunders [1988] AC 148; [2987] 2 All ER 973, HL . . . . . . . . . . 131, 295, 370 R v Savage, DPP v Parmenter [1991] 4 All ER 698, HL . . . . . . . . . . . . . 243 R v Scheleter (1866) 10 Cox 409 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 255 R v Secretary of State for the Home Department ex p Hickey and Others (No 2) [1995] 1 WLR 734 .

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