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Vol 24 No 9 Sept/Oct 2019

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A new edition is due, details can be seen here:
A Casebook on Scottish Criminal Law 5th ed isbn 9780414031951

A Casebook on Scottish Criminal Law 4th ed

ISBN13: 9780414016934
New Edition ISBN: 9780414031951
Previous Edition ISBN: 0414010507
Published: August 2009
Publisher: W. Green
Country of Publication: Scotland
Format: Paperback
Price: £49.00

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This new fourth edition comes fully revised to take into account all recent legal developments, including new features such as:

  • a discussion of the recent legislation on sexual offences;
  • coverage of new hate crime legislation;
  • an examination of the controversial topic of corporate responsibility for homicide, both at common law and under statute, and the latest decisions from the High Court on the law of causation.

Scots Law
Part I: General Principles of Criminal Responsibility
Sources of Scottish Criminal Law
Actus reus and mens rea
Strict, vicarious and corporate responsibility
Art and part liability
Inchoate offences
Part II: Offences Against Personal Integrity
Non-fatal offences against the person
Sexual offences
Homicide and related matters
Part III: Offences Against Property Interests
Theft, embezzlement and related offences
Robbery and extortion
Fraud, forgery and uttering
Damaging and destroying property
Part IV: Offences Against Community Interests
Offences against public order and decency
Offences against the administration of justice