Disclosure in Criminal Proceedings by David CorkerDisclosure in Criminal Proceedings by David Corker

Disclosure in Criminal Proceedings

byDavid Corker, Stephen Parkinson

Paperback | February 15, 2009

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Disclosure issues affect every stage of the criminal investigation and subsequent proceedings. This book is the only modern, comprehensive and in-depth volume on the subject. It provides the practitioner with a detailed analysis from a practical perspective by following chronologically theprogress of a case from the outset of an investigation until its conclusion, addressing the obligations and responsibilities of each of the parties as they arise. The book focuses primarily on disclosure of the prosecutor's unused material, but it also covers the timing and content of disclosure bythe prosecution of its case, and the obligations on the defence. Dedicated chapters on more specialist topics such as expert evidence, public interest immunity, and unused evidence are also included. The text analyses all the relevant law and procedure, to place practitioners in the best positionto argue their case. It contains carefully selected appendices - comprising relevant parts of Criminal Procedure and Investigations Act 1996 as amended by the CJA 2003; CJA 2003; extracts from the Criminal Procedure Rules 2005; the CPIA Code of Practice; the new Attorney General's Guidelines onDisclosure; the Protocol for the Management of Heavy Fraud and Other Complex Criminal Cases; and extracts from the new CPS/ACPO Disclosure Manual.
David Corker is a founding partner of Corker Binning solicitors. He is regarded as a market leader in fraud and business crime. The 2003-2004 Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession described him having a "pedigree which stands out by itself."The 2005 edition then later described him as "tremendously bright". Prior to founding Corker B...
Title:Disclosure in Criminal ProceedingsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:456 pagesPublished:February 15, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199211345

ISBN - 13:9780199211340

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Table of Contents

1. Background to the development of the law prior to the Criminal Justice Act 20032. The investigation stage3. The Magistrate's Court stage4. Disclosure post-committal (pre-Crown Court trial)5. The Handling of sensitive material6. Expert evidence7. Third party material8. Defence witnesses/ Alibi9. The Crown Court trial10. Disclosure post trial