By Michael Jefferson

ISBN-10: 140584681X

ISBN-13: 9781405846813

ISBN-10: 1408212374

ISBN-13: 9781408212370

Felony Lawis a relied on, transparent and fascinating clarification of the most rules and offences of legal legislations. This e-book lighting a transparent direction via a space that has skilled a lot switch, explaining the legislation because it stands but additionally contemplating proposals for reform in order that the reader profits an figuring out of the improvement of the legislation. The ebook additionally considers Commonwealth and USlaw at applicable areas

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Paras 13–14). It can be argued that the majority of the House of Lords in Brown [1994] AC 212, discussed in Chapter 13, broke these principles when they penalised homosexual sado-masochism. The reduction of the age of consent for male homosexuals from 21 to 18 came into force when the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 received Royal Assent (3 November 1994). The then difference in the age of consent for heterosexual (16) and homosexual intercourse (18) was condemned by the European Court of Human Rights as being contrary to Article 8 of the Convention, respect for private life, and contrary to the parasitic Article 14, non-discrimination: Sutherland v United Kingdom [1998] EHRLR 117.

Qxd 7/12/07 9:26 Page xxxiv xxxiv TABLE OF CASES Sansom [1991] 2 QB 130 409, 410 Sansregret v R (1985) 17 DLR (4th) 577 115 Sargent [1990] The Guardian, 3 July 500 Saunders [1985] Crim LR 230 (CA) 443, 544, 551 Saunders and Archer (1593) 75 ER 706 126, 180 Savage; R v Parmenter [1992] 1 AC 699 (HL); (1990) 91 Cr App R 317 (CA) 111, 522, 523, 528, 529, 544, 546–550, 552–555, 558, 563 Sawyer [1989] Crim LR 906 (CA) 480 Scarlett [1993] 4 All ER 629 330, 506, 511, 515, 558, 707 Scott (1979) 68 Cr App R 164 398 Scott [1987] Crim LR 235 595 Scott v MPC [1975] AC 819 (HL) 404–406, 412 Seaboard Offshore Ltd v Secretary of State for Transport [1994] 2 All ER 99 207, 217 Searle v Randolph [1972] Crim LR 779 152 Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Hart [1982] 1 All ER 817 288 Seers (1984) 79 Cr App R 261 363 Senior [1899] 1 QB 283 (Court for Crown Cases Reserved) 506 Sephakela v R [1954] Crim LR 723 251 Seymour [1983] 2 AC 493 (HL) 111, 114, 491–493, 495, 497, 498, 500, 553, 647 Shadrokh-Cigari [1988] Crim LR 465 (CA) 624, 632 Shama [1990] 1 WLR 661 (CA) 71 Sharmpal Singh [1962] AC 188 (PC) 531 Sharp [1987] QB 853 249, 253 Sharp v McCormick [1986] VR 869 597 Sharples [1990] Crim LR 198 (Crown Court) 570 Shaw [1994] Crim LR 365 (CA) 390 Shaw v DPP [1962] AC 220 (HL) 23, 24, 286, 406, 407 Shaw v R [2001] 1 WLR 1519 331 Shayler [2001] 1 WLR 2206; [2002] 2 All ER 477 (CA); [2003] 1 AC 247 (HL) 247, 251–253, 260, 268, 270, 284 Sheehan [1975] 2 All ER 940; [1975] 1 WLR 739 (CA) 299, 301, 303 Sheldrake [2005] 1 AC 264 27 Shelton (1986) 83 Cr App R 379 693, 694 Shepherd (1862) 9 Cox CC 123 76 Shepherd (1988) 86 Cr App R 47 244, 249, 250, 252 Sheppard [1981] AC 394 (HL) 117, 118, 145, 149 Sherras v de Rutzen [1895] 1 QB 918 89, 141, 142, 144, 146, 151, 155, 159 Shickle [2005] EWCA Crim 1881 478 Shippam [1971] Crim LR 434 300, 385 Shivpuri [1987] AC 1 (HL); [1985] QB 1029 (CA) 19, 427, 428 Shorrock [1993] 3 All ER 917 (CA) 140 Shortland [1996] 1 Cr App R 116 267 Shoukatellie v R [1962] AC 81 (PC) 52 Sibartie [1983] Crim LR 470 662 Sidaway (1993) 11 June, unreported 422 Silverman (1987) 86 Cr App R 213 (CA) 645, 646 Simcox [1964] Crim LR 402 364, 365 Simpson (1915) 84 LJKB 1893 455 Sinclair [1998] NLJ 1353 74, 502 Singh [1999] Crim LR 582 (CA) 75, 79, 498, 501 Siracusa (1990) 90 Cr App R 340 (CA) 399, 400, 410, 411 Sirat (1985) 83 Cr App R 41 393, 394 Sliney v Havering London Borough Council (2002) 20 November, unreported (CA) 27 Slingsby [1995] Crim LR 570 (Crown Court) 539 Sloggett [1972] 1 QB 430 691 Small (1988) 86 Cr App R 170 588 Smedleys Ltd v Breed [1974] AC 839 136 Smith [1959] 2 QB 35 56, 59, 64, 69 Smith [1974] QB 354 288, 707 Smith [1979] Crim LR 251 76 Smith [1979] Crim LR 547 491 Smith [1982] Crim LR 531 364 Smith [1985] LSG Rep 198 545 Smith (Morgan James) [2001] 1 AC 146; [2000] 4 All ER 289; [2001] Crim LR 623 (HL) 238, 245, 453, 455, 461, 464–468, 470, 471, 473, 474, 476–478, 482, 484–488, 490, 517, 519 Smith v Chief Superintendent, Working Police Station (1983) 76 Cr App R 234 (DC) 524 Smith v Hughes (1871) LR 6 QB 597 646 Smith v Mellors (1987) 84 Cr App R 279 167 Smyth [1963] VR 737 247 Sockett (1908) 1 Cr App R 101 (CCA) 190 Sodeman v R [1936] 2 All ER 1138 28, 355, 356 Sofkoniou [2004] 1 Cr App R 460 (CA) 658 ..

English law does not adopt the first subsidiary principle, and the others are doubtful. For example, it could be said that in Preddy [1996] AC 815 the House of Lords strictly construed the Theft Act 1968 (with the effect that mortgage fraudsters were not convicted of an offence of deception), whereas the House has at times extended the criminal law by defining statutory offences broadly, as occurred in Hinks [2001] AC 241 where ‘appropriation’ in the same Act was read broadly to cover a gift.

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