Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778
enquiries@wildy.com

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 21 No 12 Dec 16/Jan 17

Book of the Month

Cover of The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 7: 2016

The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 7: 2016

Edited by: Daniel Clarry, Christopher Sargeant
Price: £90.00

Pupillage & Student Offers

Special Discounts for Pupils, Newly Called & Students

Read More ...


Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online

Read More...


Scottish Criminal Evidence: Procedure and Practice

Image not available lge

ISBN13: 9781904968504
Published: May 2012
Publisher: Avizandum Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: Scotland
Format: Paperback
Price: £30.00



In stock.

Scottish Criminal Evidence: Procedure and Practice was to be a companion volume to Sheriff Court Practice and Evidence. Iain Macphail was working on it at the time of his death and, at the request of his family, the manuscript is now published as he left it, for the benefit of all scholars of Scots criminal law.

The structure of the book had been fully planned and the chapters published here are complete and were revised by the author – his own notes for further research and consideration are included. They represent about half of the intended work and cover: relevance; the burden and standard of proof; and rules relating to the competence, compellability, and examination of witnesses.

Iain Macphail was a distinguished judge and a legal scholar. He was a sheriff, Sheriff Principal of Lothian and Borders and a Senator of the College of Justice. From 2001-02 he held the Arthur Goodhart Visiting Professorship in Legal Science at the University of Cambridge.

Image not available lge
Subjects:
Scots Law