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Blackstone's Statutes on Criminal Law

Thirty-second edition

Edited by Matthew Dyson

08 August 2022

ISBN: 9780192858597

488 pages

In Stock

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Price: £14.99

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Blackstone's Statutes on Criminal Law is edited and designed to help you succeed in your law studies. With a reputation for accuracy, reliability, and authority spanning over 30 years, Blackstone's Statutes remain first-choice for students and lecturers, providing a careful selection of up-to-date legislation needed for exam and course use.

  • Clear and easy-to-use, helping you find what you need instantly
  • Edited by experts and covering all the key legislation needed for criminal law courses, so you can use alongside your textbook to ensure you approach your assessments with confidence
  • Unannotated legislation - perfect for exam use
  • Also available as an e-book with functionality and navigation features, as well as links that offer extra learning support

New to this edition

  • Domestic Abuse Act 2021
  • Botulinum Toxin and Cosmetic Fillers (Children) Act 2021
  • Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Act 2021
  • Finance Act 2021
  • Amendments to the Perjury Act 1911, Prevention of Crime Act 1953, Restriction of Offensive Weapons Act 1959, Aviation Security Act 1982, Criminal Justice Act 1988, Protection from Harassment Act 1997, Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, Sexual Offences Act 2003, Children Act 2004, Health Act 2006, Terrorism Act 2006, Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015, and Serious Crime Act 2015

About the Author(s)

Edited by Matthew Dyson, Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford and Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford

Matthew Dyson is Professor of Civil and Criminal Law at the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford and Tutorial Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford. He is an associate member of 6KBW College Hill, a leading set of Barristers' Chambers specializing in criminal law, and has published widely in criminal law, tort law, comparative law, and legal history.


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Additional Resources

Digital formats and resources
This edition is also available for students and institutions to purchase in digital format and is supported by online resources:
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- The online resources include video guides to reading and interpreting statutes, web links, exam tips, and an interactive sample Act of Parliament.

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