Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2018

184 Pages

8.5 x 5.5 inches

ISBN: 9781474420310

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Scottish Criminal Law Essentials

Third Edition

Claire McDiarmid

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Law Essentials

  • A user-friendly study and revision guide to Scots criminal law
  • Written specially for students by a law lecturer with over 20 years of teaching experience
  • Up-to-date with the latest legislation and case law

New to this Edition:

  • Defences: Mental disorder, unfitness for trial
  • Homicide: wicked recklessness, diminished responsibility
  • Crimes against public order: threatening or abusive behaviour; stalking; offensive behaviour at regulated football matches and threatening communications
  • Sexual offences: Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act 2009

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