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Fortson, Rudi (2002) Misuse of drugs and drug trafficking offences. London: Sweet & Maxwell .

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This popular book, regularly cited in court proceedings, has established itself as a core reference on the laws of drug misuse and trafficking. Offering a balance of law and procedure, it is relied upon by all sectors of the criminal legal system. With its impartial approach, both defence lawyers and the police draw on its clear guidance.* Covers all offences, plus sentencing and confiscation orders* Referred to in a number of Court of Appeal judgments* Contains practical tables for handy reference in court, outlining the sentences for various offences* New edition includes updated guidance on confiscation and asset forfeiture, analysis of UK drug legislation in an international context, HRA/ECHR material, and the findings of the Independent Inquiry into the Misuse of Drugs Act

Item Type:Book
Call No:MN, BT4, VH4
Pages:xcv, 7
Publisher:Sweet & Maxwell
Place of Publication:London
Edition:4th ed.
Keywords:AOD use, AODR crime, AOD offense, drug trafficking, legal issues, specific legal issues, United Kingdom
Notes:Includes index.
Accession Number:HRB 886 (Available)
Subjects:MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Substance related crime
VA Geographic area > Europe > United Kingdom
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Substance related societal (social) problems > Drug use and driving
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Substance related crime > Crime associated with substance production and distribution
L Social psychology and related concepts > Legal availability or accessibility

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