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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
The Law of Habeas Corpus 3rd ed isbn 9780199248247

The Law of Habeas Corpus 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780198254041
ISBN: 0198254040
New Edition ISBN: 9780199248247
Previous Edition ISBN: 019825332X
Published: September 1989
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

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Habeas corpus is the principal means under the common law for the protection of personal liberty. Dr Sharpe examines the nature of judicial review exercised on habeas corpus, and explores the past, present, and potential uses of the writ.

The study focuses on English law, but also includes discussion of the law in other Commonwealth counfries. As the most comprehensive book written on this central issue of constitutional law, it will interest all who are concerned with the protection of civil liberty and deserves the special attention of those studying constitutional, administrative, and criminal law.

This second edition has been completely updated and includes references to many important current developments in the law of habeas corpus.