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Published: 22 April 2022 (Estimated)

784 Pages


ISBN: 9780192855947

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Complete Criminal Law

Text, Cases, and Materials

Eighth Edition

Janet Loveless, Mischa Allen, and Caroline Derry


  • Clear explanations of the legal concepts that underpin the subject give students a strong base on which to build
  • Extracts from cases and primary materials show at first hand the law at work and will deepen understanding
  • Thought-provoking thinking points that help develop the ability to analyse and critically evaluate the law
  • Review questions and self-testing tools will help consolidate knowledge and give students the confidence to perform well in assessments
  • Also available as an e-book with functionality, navigation features, and links that offer extra learning support

New to this Edition:

  • Additional discussion of the criminal justice process, including sentencing guidelines and Covid-19 regulations
  • Discussion of public order offences
  • Additional commentary on Barton
  • New cases and legislation, including R v Adid [2021], Dawson [2021], Field [2021], Ivor and Others v R [2021], Lanning and Camille [2021], Martins [2021], Muhammed [2021], MS [2021], Thacker and others [2021], and the Domestic Abuse Act 2021

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