Hayes & Eburn Criminal Law and Procedure in New South Wales, 6th edition
Hayes & Eburn Criminal Law and Procedure in New South Wales is a clear, accessible coverage of the basic principles of the NSW criminal justice system
One Year Subscription Only Terms
Subscribers receive the product(s) listed on the Order Form and any Updates made available during the annual subscription period. Shipping and handling fees are not included in the annual price.
Subscribers are advised of the number of Updates that were made to the particular publication the prior year. The number of Updates may vary due to developments in the law and other publishing issues, but subscribers may use this as a rough estimate of future shipments. Subscribers may call Customer Support at 800-833-9844 for additional information.
Subscribers may cancel this subscription by: calling Customer Support at 800-833-9844; emailing email@example.com; or returning the invoice marked 'CANCEL'.
If subscribers cancel within 30 days after the product is ordered or received and return the product at their expense, then they will receive a full credit of the price for the annual subscription.
If subscribers cancel between 31 and 60 days after the invoice date and return the product at their expense, then they will receive a 5/6th credit of the price for the annual subscription. No credit will be given for cancellations more than 60 days after the invoice date. To receive any credit, subscriber must return all product(s) shipped during the year at their expense within the applicable cancellation period listed above.
Hayes & Eburn Criminal Law and Procedure in New South Wales explains and discusses the principles underpinning New South Wales criminal law and procedure. It provides the fundamental source material required to develop a working understanding in both students and practitioners. It examines the substantive law in a procedural and evidentiary context.
The authors provide a thorough grounding in the basic principles of the criminal justice system before discussing the detail of their application in a range of discrete contexts. The book also introduces and examines the principal authorities and statutory provisions governing the practice of criminal law in New South Wales.
The fully revised sixth edition includes the following developments:
- a new chapter on Drug Offences
- expansion of discussions on police powers, causation, and criminal responsibility
- changes to sexual assault offences as a result of the Criminal Legislation Amendment (Child Sexual Abuse) Act 2018
- a consideration of the effects of the right to a fair trial and the use of abuse of process in criminal procedure
- changes to committal proceedings effected by the Justices Legislation Amendment (Committal and Guilty Pleas) Act 2017.
- Thorough discussion of applicable principles and statutory provisions
- Strong focus on the jurisprudence of the New South Wales criminal courts
- Flowcharts Introduce the reader to the framework of general principles
- Includes plentiful examples and tutorial questions for discussion
- Braun and Hemming, LexisNexis Questions and Answers — Criminal Procedure, 2016
- Howie, LexisNexis Case Summaries — Criminal Law, 6th ed, 2015
- Howie, Quick Reference Card — Criminal Law for the Common Law States, 2015
- Howie & Johnson, LexisNexis Annotated Acts — Annotated Criminal Legislation New South Wales, 2019–2020
Table of contents
- General principles
- Voluntary manslaughter
- Involuntary manslaughter
- Non-fatal offences against the person
- Sexual offences
- Drugs Offences
- Stealing and other property offences
- Mental illness, voluntariness, automatism and intoxication
- Duress, necessity and self-defence
- Attempt, conspiracy and complicity
- Criminal procedure and evidence — Part 1 Investigation, arrest and bail
- Criminal procedure and evidence — Part 2 Trial, admissions, sentence and appeal