Loewy's Criminal Law in a Nutshell, 6th

Imprint
West Academic Publishing
ISBN-13
9781640201934
Primary Subject
Criminal Law
Format
Softbound
Copyright
2020
Series
Nutshells
Softbound - New, softbound print book.

Description

This guide helps you gain an overview of and develop perspective on the area of criminal law. It is organized into eight sections for quick reference. Expert discussion explores punishment, specific crimes, and the ingredients of a crime such as mens rea and actus reus. Other topics covered include special defenses, the burden of proof, and inchoate and group criminality. It also reflects on the limitations of criminal law.