Learning Canadian Criminal Procedure, Twelfth Edition

Author(s):
Don Stuart; Tim Quigley

What’s inside

Table of contents

Details and specs:


This casebook focuses on the tension between the rights of accused, especially since the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, and the interests of effective law enforcement. What's New: The new 12 Edition highlights many hot button issues such as:

  • Conflicting case law on police carding practices
  • Racial profiling
  • Limits to the right to counsel under s. 10(b) and the extent to which duty counsel can substitute for right to counsel of choice
  • The right to silence having been subsumed into the voluntary confession rule in R. v. Singh
  • Different disclosure rules for sexual offence and those for all other crimes
  • The scope and future of preliminary inquiries
  • The use of stays under the right to be tried in a reasonable time under s.11(b)
  • The latest controversies in jury trials and new instances of wrongful convictions
  • Analysis of problems reflecting recent decisions
  • Assessment of technical newCriminal Code amendments

Publisher:
Carswell

Practice Area:
Criminal Law and Procedure

Jurisdiction:
General

Publication Date:
2016-04-19

Hardcover Specifications

Service #:
30835927

Sub #:
30835927

Pages:
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eBook Specifications

ISBN:
9780779872152