Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Criminal law & procedure
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2011-04-27
Carswell

Assessing Dangerousness: A Guide to the Dangerous Offender Application Process (Print & ProView)

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From preliminary considerations through the hearings, order, and appeal processes, Assessing Dangerousness: A Guide to the Dangerous Offender Application Process reviews all relevant factors and elements essential to the dangerous offender and long-term offender regimes.

Judges, Crown attorneys, defence counsel, law students, police, and corrections personnel will benefit from this manual dedicated to the understanding of the intricacies involved with this niche of criminal law.

Insightful commentary conveys the wisdom of the author by highlighting the interplay of the legislative framework and the body of case law developed over time.

Additional features include

  • Expert articles discussing the management of the mentally abnormal offender
  • Violent recidivism
  • Preventive confinement
  • Risk assessment tools
  • Questions for evaluating psychiatric experts and treatments for mental disorders
  • Relevant legislative provisions of the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and related regulations
  • Relevant policy provisions of the Parole Board of Canada

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Carswell

Assessing Dangerousness: A Guide to the Dangerous Offender Application Process (Print & ProView)

Description

From preliminary considerations through the hearings, order, and appeal processes, Assessing Dangerousness: A Guide to the Dangerous Offender Application Process reviews all relevant factors and elements essential to the dangerous offender and long-term offender regimes.

Judges, Crown attorneys, defence counsel, law students, police, and corrections personnel will benefit from this manual dedicated to the understanding of the intricacies involved with this niche of criminal law.

Insightful commentary conveys the wisdom of the author by highlighting the interplay of the legislative framework and the body of case law developed over time.

Additional features include

  • Expert articles discussing the management of the mentally abnormal offender
  • Violent recidivism
  • Preventive confinement
  • Risk assessment tools
  • Questions for evaluating psychiatric experts and treatments for mental disorders
  • Relevant legislative provisions of the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and related regulations
  • Relevant policy provisions of the Parole Board of Canada

About Thomson Reuters ProView

ProView is the way to read Thomson Reuters eBooks and eLooseleafs, published primarily for legal, accounting, human resources, and tax professions. The Thomson Reuters ProView web-based application is accessed via your browser. With the new ProView web app, offline capability is now available from your browser. The web application has a responsive design and is compatible with desktop, laptop and mobile devices.