The Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1995 is the most important piece of legislation relating to Scots criminal procedure for the current generation of Scots criminal practitioners.
This title provides a full copy of the Act with authoritative section-by-section commentary. The recent reform of criminal justice and procedure has resulted in widespread legislative change, making this new edition an essential purchase for all criminal practitioners.
mportant updates for 2016 include:
Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1995 amended by:
• Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2016
• Serious Crime Act 2015
Criminal Procedure Rules 1996 amended by:
• Act of Adjournal (Criminal Procedure Rules 1996 Amendment) (No. 3) (Supervision Default Orders) 2016
The 1995 Act is annotated by Dr Robert Shiels and Iain Bradley, both solicitor advocates, and also Sheriff Alastair N. Brown. Act of Adjournal (Criminal Procedure Rules) 1996 annotated by Peter W. Ferguson QC.