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Criminal law in Queensland and Western Australia
Law Faculty Publications
  • Eric Colvin, Bond University
  • John McKechnie
Date of this Version
12-31-2007
Document Type
Book
Publication Details
Colvin, Eric & McKechnie, John (2008). Criminal law in Queensland and Western Australia (5th Ed., forthcoming). Chatswood, NSW: LexisNexis Butterworths.

This forthcoming work is the latest edition of 'Criminal law in Queensland and Western Australia'. Eric Colvin has also co-authored the previous editions of this work:

Colvin, Eric, Linden, Suzie & McKechnie, John (2005). Criminal law in Queensland and Western Australia (4th Ed.). Chatswood, NSW: LexisNexis Butterworths.

Colvin, Eric, Linden, Suzie & McKechnie, John (2001). Criminal law in Queensland and Western Australia (3rd Ed.). Chatswood, NSW: LexisNexis Butterworths.

Colvin, Eric, Linden, Suzie & Bunney, Leanne (1998). Criminal law in Queensland and Western Australia (2nd Ed.). Sydney, NSW: LexisNexis Butterworths.

Colvin, Eric & Linden-Laufer, Suzie (1994). Criminal law in Queensland and Western Australia: cases and commentary. Sydney, NSW: LexisNexis Butterworths.

2008 HERDC submission. FoR Code: 1801
Abstract

This book provides a comprehensive set of materials on the criminal law of Queensland and Western Australia, with detailed analysis of the law and extracts from the leading cases. It covers the Criminal Codes of the States and other significant State and Commonwealth legislation together with related decisions of the courts.

This edition analyses important legislative changes including recent amendments to the Queensland Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000 and the wholesale reorganisation of criminal procedure in Western Australia through the Criminal Investigation Act 2006, the Criminal Procedure Act 2004 and the Criminal Appeals Act 2004.

Citation Information
Eric Colvin and John McKechnie. Criminal law in Queensland and Western Australia. (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/eric_colvin/16/