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Criminal Law in Uganda (Paperback) (Daniel David Ntanda Nsereko)

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Derived from the renowned multi-volume International Encyclopaedia of Laws, this book provides a practical analysis of criminal law in Uganda. An introduction presents the necessary background information about the framework and sources of the criminal justice system, and then proceeds to a detailed examination of the grounds for criminal liability, the justification of criminal offences, the defences that diminish or excuse criminal liability, the classification of criminal offences, and the sanctions system.

Coverage of criminal procedure focuses on the organization of investigations, pre-trial proceedings, trial stage, and legal remedies. A final part describes the execution of sentences and orders, the prison system, and the extinction of custodial sanctions or sentences.

Its succinct yet scholarly nature, as well as the practical quality of the information it provides, make this book a valuable resource for criminal lawyers, prosecutors, law enforcement officers, and criminal court judges handling cases connected with Uganda. Academics and researchers, as well as the various international organizations in the field, will welcome this very useful guide, and will appreciate its value in the study of comparative criminal law.

Number of Pages: 412.0
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Sub-Genre: Criminal Law / General, International
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law and Business
Author: Daniel David Ntanda Nsereko
Language: English
Street Date: October 19, 2015
TCIN: 51081811
UPC: 9789041162557
Item Number (DPCI): 248-15-3885

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