The Criminal Law of Sierra Leone

The Criminal Law of Sierra Leone

By: Bankole Thompson (author)Hardback

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The Criminal Law of Sierra Leone documents the substantive criminal law as it has been applied, expounded, and developed since the introduction of English Common Law, using relevant case-law authorities and illustrations. The author takes a broad approach to the study of the country's criminal law, using cases to highlight and elucidate the principles and rules developed by the courts and also to demonstrate the real world impact of judicial decisions.

About Author

Bankole Thompson is Professor of Police Studies at Eastern Kentucky University and the author of The Constitutional History of Sierra Leone (University Press of America, 1997).


chapter 1 Dedication chapter 2 Contents chapter 3 Table of Cases chapter 4 Foreword chapter 5 Preface chapter 6 Acknowledgments chapter 7 The Criminal Courts of Sierra Leone chapter 8 Introduction to the Criminal Law of Sierra Leone chapter 9 The Elements of a Crime chapter 10 Classification of Offenses chapter 11 Modes of Participation in Crime chapter 12 Crimes Against the Person chapter 13 Crimes Against Property: I chapter 14 Crimes Against Property: II chapter 15 Crimes Against Public Morals and Public Order chapter 16 Crimes Against State and Government chapter 17 Crimes Against the Administration of Justice chapter 18 Inchoate Crimes chapter 19 Defenses to Criminal Liability chapter 20 Reform of the Criminal Law chapter 21 Bibliography chapter 22 Name Index chapter 23 Subject Index chapter 24 About the Author

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780761812982
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 364
  • ID: 9780761812982
  • weight: 644
  • ISBN10: 0761812989

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