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Published: 21 February 2018

800 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198793465

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A new practitioner law publication

Miller on Contempt of Court

Fourth Edition

Consultant Editor C.J. Miller and David Perry QC

  • Considers contempt in the face of the court, victimisation of jurors, publication contempt, and civil contempt arising from breaching of orders
  • Extensive coverage of reporting restrictions, including the strict liability rule, orders made under the Contempt of Court Act 1981, anonymity, and injunctions in the High Court and in the Crown Court
  • Explores criminal and civil proceedings as well as considering the Court of Protection, public inquiries, inquests, and tribunals
  • Updated to reflect substantial developments since the third edition was published in 2000, including pragmatic guidance for practitioners as well as in-depth historical analysis

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