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Principles of criminal law
Law Faculty Publications
  • Eric Colvin, Bond University
  • Sanjeev Anand
Date of this Version
1-1-2007
Document Type
Book
Publication Details
Colvin, Eric & Anand, Sanjeev (2007). Principles of criminal law (3rd Ed.). Toronto: Thomson Carswell .

Eric Colvin also authored the 1st edition of this work, published in 1986, and the 2nd edition, published in 1991.
Abstract

Principles of Criminal Law explores the general principles underlying the law of criminal culpability in Canada and provides a critical examination of legislation and case-law in light of these general principles. It covers both common law principles and the constitutional principles derived from the Charter of Rights, with specific chapters devoted to: actus reus, mens rea, strict and absolute liability, justifications and excuses; deficient mental capacity; inchoate liability; secondary liability.

Citation Information
Eric Colvin and Sanjeev Anand. Principles of criminal law. (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/eric_colvin/6/