Criminal Litigation

1. Introduction
2. Case Analysis

2.1 Elements of Crime
2.2 Main Offences
2.3 Juveniles   
2.4 Funding

3.Police and Investigation

3.1 Police Powers
3.2 Initial Steps and Interview at PS
3.3 Right to Silence and Inferences

 

3.4 Identification
3.5 Samples
3.6 Detention and Bail

 

 

4. Evidence

4.1 Types and Admissibility
4.2 Confession
4.3 Witnesses and Summons

 

4.4 Hearsay

4.4.1 General Rule
4.4.2 Admission Rules 

4.5 Character Evidence

 

5. Court Proceedings

5.1 Allocation and Plea
5.2 Disclosure
5.3 Summary Trial
5.4 No case to answer
5.5 Sentencing and appeals