note describes the following topics: Features of Criminal Law, Functions of
Criminal Law, Justifications of Criminal Law, The Limits of Criminal Law,
Criminal Responsibility, Criminal Procedure and Evidence.
Author(s): The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
This PDF covers the following
topics related to Criminal law : Introduction, Building Blocks of Criminal
Law, Substantive Offenses, Attempts, Group Criminality, General Defenses to
Liability, The Imposition of Criminal Punishment.
this book promotes the reader's critical and analytical thinking through its
expositions and case studies. The Rape Shield Rule, contained in Federal Rule
of Evidence 412 and state counterparts is a Rule preventing the admission of
evidence concerning the sexual predisposition and behavior of an alleged
victim of sexual misconduct, subject to certain exceptions.
This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in law
and legal history.The text was intended to assist students in understanding
the rules of criminal law which would enable them to form a clear idea of the
practical task confronting the prosecution and defence in the trials of