Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Criminal law & procedure
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2003-01-12
Carswell

Prosecuting and Defending Drug Offences, Second Edition

Availability: In Stock

Prosecuting and Defending Drug Offences is a portable, practical guide that addresses all of the issues that arise in drug cases.

Inside you'll find:

  • Discussion of substantive law as well as practical tips and procedural issues
  • Unique considerations that may arise during a preliminary hearing for drug offenses
  • Evidentiary issues
  • Detailed discussion and supporting case law on the most frequently engaged sections of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms during drug prosecutions
  • Sample lines of questioning
  • Sample forms and precedents
  • Discussion of the proceeds of crime provision of the Criminal Code
  • A comprehensive review of sentencing principles
  • Key quotes from leading case

Unique to this work is a detailed overview of commonly used substances, explaining common weights, methods of drug use, and distribution, prices, and street terminology.

Carswell

Prosecuting and Defending Drug Offences, Second Edition

Availability: In Stock

Description

Prosecuting and Defending Drug Offences is a portable, practical guide that addresses all of the issues that arise in drug cases.

Inside you'll find:

  • Discussion of substantive law as well as practical tips and procedural issues
  • Unique considerations that may arise during a preliminary hearing for drug offenses
  • Evidentiary issues
  • Detailed discussion and supporting case law on the most frequently engaged sections of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms during drug prosecutions
  • Sample lines of questioning
  • Sample forms and precedents
  • Discussion of the proceeds of crime provision of the Criminal Code
  • A comprehensive review of sentencing principles
  • Key quotes from leading case

Unique to this work is a detailed overview of commonly used substances, explaining common weights, methods of drug use, and distribution, prices, and street terminology.