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Author Bates, Nicholas.

Title Essential VCE legal studies. Units 3 and 4 / Nicholas Bates, Carolyn Walker, Margaret Bates
Published Cambridge ; Port Melbourne : Cambridge University Press, 2005

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 W'PONDS CRC  349.94076 Bat/Evl  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
 MELB CRC  349.94076 Bat/Evl  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description x, 469 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents 1. The Australian parliamentary system -- 2. The legislative process -- 3. Formal law reform bodies -- 4. Evaluation of parliament as a law-maker -- 5. The Commonwealth Constitution -- 6. Changing the Constitution -- 7. The protection of democratic and human rights -- 8. The doctrine of precedent -- 9. Statutory interpretation -- 10. Evaluation of the courts as law-makers -- 11. The court hierarchy -- 12. Alternative methods of dispute resolution -- 13. Tribunals -- 14. Criminal pre-trial procedures -- 15. Criminal hearings and trial procedures -- 16. Criminal sanctions -- 17. Civil processes and procedures in civil cases -- 18. Civil trials -- 19. The adversary system of trial -- 20. The jury system -- 21. Accessing the legal system -- Legal studies dictionary
Notes Includes index
Audience For VCE legal studies students
Subject Law -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Australia -- Victoria.
Law -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Victorian Certificate of Education examination -- Study guides
Genre/Form Study guides.
Author Bates, Margaret E. (Margaret Ellen)
Walker, Carolyn A. (Carolyn Alexandra)
ISBN 0521608236
9780521608237