Anthony and Berryman's Magistrates Court Guide 2018 (Print and eBook)
Why should you buy Anthony and Berryman's Magistrates Court Guide 2018 (Print and eBook)
The updated edition of this annual title remains the essential publication that no court practitioner can afford to be without. It includes straightforward coverage of new case law, current court procedure, criminal offences, sentencing and more to ensure you have a complete picture of the law. Practical commentary and excellent value for money puts this title ahead of the competition as the single most important guide to the activities of the Magistrates Court.
As well as the inclusion of the new Criminal Finances Act 2017, amendments to the Criminal Procedure Rules and a number of new sentencing guidelines, the new 2018 edition includes the following:
• Crime: significant new cases on use of force to prevent crime or effect an arrest, grossly offensive messages and sexual harm Prevention Orders
• Procedure: excluding members of the public from court proceedings
• Road Traffic: case law on breathalysers and extended driving tests
• Youths: new definitive guidelines on sentencing children and young people