Criminal Law for Legal Professionals, 3rd Edition
, Mary Ann Kelly
Criminal Law for Legal Professionals, 3rd Edition presents a broad overview of criminal law and procedure in Canada. The text strikes a balance between theory and practice while covering key subjects, including the Criminal Code, corporate liability in organizations, court jurisdiction, and appeals.
This edition includes legislative updates, including to Bill C-75 which has brought sweeping changes to both substantive criminal law and the manner in which criminal offences are prosecuted. It also presents new case law, administrative sources, and an updated Appendix that fully explains and reflects the current state of paralegal scope of practice and regulation in Ontario. The Appendix also includes a detailed and comprehensive list of summary conviction and hybrid offences (where the Crown proceeds by way of summary conviction) that fall within the scope of practice for paralegals in Ontario.
This resource is ideal for preparing students for the paralegal profession in Ontario.