Blackstone's Magistrates' Court Handbook 2017 by Anthony EdwardsBlackstone's Magistrates' Court Handbook 2017 by Anthony Edwards

Blackstone's Magistrates' Court Handbook 2017

byAnthony Edwards

Paperback | November 26, 2016

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The new edition of the bestselling Blackstone's Magistrates' Court Handbook provides a complete practical guide for the busy practitioner. Incorporating essential extracts from the Magistrates' Court Sentencing Guidelines, it offers all you need in one trustworthy source. Covering all the key aspects of magistrates' court practice, the book focuses on the areas most likely to arise at short notice requiring an instant response from the advocate, as well as on those offences most frequently experienced at court, such as public order, dishonesty, drugs, weapons,driving, criminal damage, and sexual offences.Blackstone's Magistrates' Court Handbook's easy-to-use pocket-sized format facilitates quick reading and instant decision-making. Tables, flow-charts, and a clear system of icons aid comprehension and speedy navigation. Cross-referencing to Blackstone's Criminal Practice 2017 provides you with easyaccess to in-depth commentary.
Anthony Edwards is a solicitor with TV Edwards, a duty solicitor, a supervisor for the specialist fraud panel and a higher courts advocate (Criminal Courts). He has served at almost every level of committee in the criminal justice system and is currently a member, of the editorial board of Criminal Law Review, and a member of the Law C...
Title:Blackstone's Magistrates' Court Handbook 2017Format:PaperbackDimensions:832 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0 inPublished:November 26, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198783795

ISBN - 13:9780198783794

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Review from previous edition: "I shall want rarely to be without it. As a Resident Judge I am regularly dealing with the interface between the Crown Court and the Magistrates' Court. I often find myself groping for information about the regular practice and procedure in the Magistrates' Court.It has until now been difficult to find help consistently in any one place" --HHJ Peter Collier QC