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Published: 12 November 2009

648 Pages


ISBN: 9780199214419

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A new practitioner law publication

Human Rights in the Investigation and Prosecution of Crime

Madeleine Colvin and Jonathan Cooper O.B.E.

  • Deals in turn with the practical impact of human rights on each area of criminal practice - from arrest and detention in police custody, court procedure, evidence, sentencing, and appeals
  • Provides a comprehensive examination of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 (RIPA), assessing and exploring the relationship between human rights and police investigatory and surveillance powers
  • Covers all aspects of criminal procedure from arrest, to trial and sentence
  • Includes specialist chapters on sentence, extradition, mental health, and the media
  • Builds on earlier book, Criminal Justice, Police Powers and Human Rights (Blackstone Press, 2001)

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