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23 May 2012

480 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199601158

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Third Edition

Andrew Choo

  • Provides a concise and lucid account of the key principles that underlie the law of evidence, helping students to develop a full, analytical understanding of the subject
  • The author's highly engaging and accessible writing style leads the students accurately and clearly through this complex subject
  • Accompanied by a helpful Online Resource Centre that provides regular updates to the text and web links for students
  • Takes into account, and engages fully with, the major developments in the relevant case law, including R v Horncastle (UK Supreme Court) and Al-Khawaja and Tahery v UK (European Court of Human Rights; judgment of the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights pending)
  • Discusses the Law Commission's recent work on the admissibility of expert evidence in criminal proceedings, ensuring that students are up to date with the latest developments in this important area
  • Includes coverage of the reforms to the law on special measures for vulnerable and intimidated witnesses contained in the Coroners and Justice Act 2009

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