This title remains an accessible and portable reference point for the legislation required by students of criminal law, and practitioners working in criminal law.
Consolidated and reviewed annually for your convenience, this 25th edition continues to be the perfect tool for practise or study.
• Convenient go-to text for the Crimes Act 1961 and New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990; Acts which are dealt with daily by students, criminal practitioners and police.
• Portable, compact and affordable
• Provides up-to-date, consolidated legislation as taught and required in compulsory second-year criminal law courses at universities.
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Table of contents
Crimes Act 1961
Part 1: Jurisdiction
Part 2: Punishments
Part 3: Matters of justification or excuse
Part 4: Parties to the commission of offences
Part 5: Crimes against public order
Part 6: Crimes affecting the administration of law and justice
Part 7: Crimes against morality and decency, sexual crimes, and crimes against public welfare
Part 8: Crimes against the person
Part 9: Crimes against reputation
Part 9A: Crimes against personal privacy
Part 10: Crimes against rights of property
Part 11: Threatening, conspiring, and attempting to commit offences
Part 11A: Obtaining evidence by interception devices
Part 12: Procedure
Part 13: Appeals
Part 14: Miscellaneous provisions
New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990
Part 1: General provisions
Part 2: Civil and political rights
Part 3: Miscellaneous provisions