Criminal Law and the Canadian Criminal Code by Sherrie BarnhorstCriminal Law and the Canadian Criminal Code by Sherrie Barnhorst

Criminal Law and the Canadian Criminal Code

bySherrie Barnhorst, Richard Barnhorst

Paperback | February 28, 2013

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Criminal Law and the Canadian Criminal Code, 6th Edition is written specifically for those who need to understand the principles of criminal law and the offences under the Canadian Criminal Code. The text has always been known for its clear writing style and precise presentation of concepts, and it continues to be an indispensable reference for anyone interested in law enforcement and the criminal justice system.

With over 500 referenced cases including new cases, legislation updates, and discussions of recent courtroom decisions, the 6th Edition focuses on the application of the Canadian Criminal Code. Like earlier editions, Criminal Law and the Canadian Criminal Code, 6th Edition helps students prepare for careers in law and law enforcement.

Title:Criminal Law and the Canadian Criminal CodeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:9.2 × 7 × 0.6 inPublished:February 28, 2013Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070329702

ISBN - 13:9780070329706

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Table of Contents

Part One: The Criminal Law

Chapter One: An Introduction to Law
Chapter Two: An Introduction to Criminal Law
Chapter Three: General Principles for Determining Criminal Liability
Chapter Four: Defences
Chapter Five: Pre-Trial Criminal Procedure

Part Two: Criminal Code Offences

Chapter Six: Public Order, Terrorism, Firearms, and Other Offences
Chapter Seven: Sexual Offences, Pornography, Soliciting, and Bawdy Houses
Chapter Eight: Part VIII of the Code
Chapter Nine: Criminal Negligence and Legal Duties
Chapter Ten: Offences Involving Motor Vehicles
Chapter Eleven: Assaults and Related Offences against the Person
Chapter Twelve: Theft, Robbery, and Extortion
Chapter Thirteen: Break and Enter, Possession Offences, Mischief, and Arson

Appendix A:  Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Offences (on Online Learning Centre)
Appendix B:  Youth Criminal Justice Act  (on Online Learning Centre)