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Online book orders received during the time we are closed will be processed as soon as possible once we re-open on Tuesday.
As usual credit cards will not be charged until the order is processed and ready to despatch.
Any Sweet & Maxwell or Lexis eBook orders placed after 4pm on the Friday 25th May will not be processed until Tuesday May 29th. UK orders for other publishers will be processed as normal. All non-UK eBook orders will be processed on Tuesday May 29th.
A practical book covering: contempt defined - principles; nature; contempts which are also crimes; contempt procedure - the summary jurisdiction, with reference to the Human Rights element; the non-summary case; breach of interdict; the Contempt of Court Act 1981; appeals; sentencing; special cases; contempt and the legal profession - covering attacking and threatening of judges; circulating letters to judges; status of the judge; solicitors and advocates; prosecutors; ""murmuring""; disrupting the business of the courtroom - being late, whispering to a witness, failure to attend, being drunk, being violent; contempt and the evidence - prevarication, intimidation and bribery, perjury, interference with evidence; contempt and court orders; contempt and the media; contempt and the jury; contempt and the future - covering Human Rights Act 1998; the Internet.