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Author Mirfield, Peter.

Title Silence, confessions, and improperly obtained evidence / Peter Mirfield
Published Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997


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Description xxxix, 379 pages ; 24 cm
Series Oxford monographs on criminal law and justice
Oxford monographs on criminal law and criminal justice.
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. The Principles Behind Exclusion -- 3. Procedural Issues and Exclusion -- 4. Confessions - Preliminary Issues -- 5. Confessions - The Exclusionary Rule -- 6. Discretionary Exclusion of Confessions and Other Evidence - General Principles -- 7. Discretionary Exclusion of Confessions and Other Evidence - Specific Cases -- 8. Confessions: Ancillary Issues Under the Exclusionary Rule and Discretion -- 9. Compelled Self-incrimination and Incriminating Silence -- 10. Vulnerable Suspects -- 11. The Relevance of the European Convention on Human Rights -- 12. Alternative Approaches
Summary This book examines the whole of the pre-trial phase of criminal investigation including the law relating to confessions, the right to silence, the admissibility of evidence obtained during pre-trial investigation and the issue of improperly obtained evidence
Notes Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Description based on print version record
Subject Admissible evidence -- Great Britain.
Confession (Law) -- Great Britain.
Evidence, Criminal -- Great Britain.
Silence (Law) -- Great Britain.
LC no. 97028130
ISBN 0198262698 (hb : alk. paper)