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Published by Carswell in Toronto .
Written in English



  • Canada.


  • Confession (Law) -- Canada

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LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 282 p.
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5442812M
ISBN 100459308904
LC Control Number73093065

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Third ed. published in under title: The admissibility of confessions. Description: xxvii, pages 24 cm. UAPA and the state laws, in addition to the central criminal laws like the Indian Penal Code, , Code of Criminal Procedure, and Indian Evidence Act, LAWS CONCERNING CONFESSIONS The court stated, “confession must either admit in terms the offence, or at any rate substantially all the facts which constitute the offence. The admissibility of confessions in criminal matters. Author: Kaufman, Fred. Publication info: Toronto: Carswell, Format: Book. This chapter is primarily concerned with the law relating to the admissibility of confession evidence in criminal proceedings. The rationale for admitting confession evidence in criminal proceedings is based upon the premise that a person would not make a confession .

The admissibility of confessions in criminal matters Unknown Binding Next page > Books By Fred Kaufman The admissibility of confessions in criminal matters Jan 1, Audible Listen to Books & Original Audio Performances. More editions of The admissibility of confessions in criminal matters: The admissibility of confessions in criminal matters: ISBN () Carswell, In English Law, the term admission is usually applied to civil proceedings and to those matters of fact, in criminal cases, which do not involve criminal intent, the term confession being generally restricted to acknowledgments of guilt. The Nigerian Evidence Act proceeds upon the same principle. Confessions are one species of admissions. Unlocking Evidence will ensure that you grasp the main concepts with ease providing you with an indispensable foundation in the subject. The book explains in detailed, yet straightforward, terms: The burdens and standards of proof Testimony of witnesses Disclosure of evidence and protection from disclosure; privilege and public interest immunity Course of trial Hearsay Confessions and other.

This book was developed to provide investigators with updated information describing the interviewing and interrogation process and the underlying explanations for various aspects of the technique. It assists criminal justice professionals in both law enforcement and the courts, in understanding the interrogation process and circumstances that lead to proper admissibility of confessions/5(3). Custodial confessions, in the absence of physical evidence, can be the key to a criminal prosecution. Many criminal suspects, for a variety of reasons, give false or unreliable confessions and challenge their admissibility later at trial. 1 Courts have been receptive to such challenges on two bases: the voluntariness of the waiver of rights and the reliability of the content of an alleged. In any criminal prosecution brought by the United States or by the District of Columbia, a confession, as defined in subsection (e) hereof, shall be admissible in evidence if it is voluntarily such confession is received in evidence, the trial judge shall, out of the presence of the jury, determine any issue as to voluntariness. If the trial judge determines that the confession. Although sub-paragraph (ii) of this provision still appears on the Statute Book, the Constitutional Court in S v Zuma and Others (1) SCAR (CC) found section (1)(b)(ii) of the CPA unconstitutional because it was in conflict with sections 25(2) and 15(3)(c) and (d) of the Interim Constitution. The implicated provision provides for a so-called ‘reverse onus’ to be placed on the.