Hall's Sentencing

Hall's Sentencing provides an in-depth examination of the principles and practice of criminal sentencing in New Zealand. Written by one of New Zealand’s leading authorities on sentencing, Professor Geoffrey G Hall, this publication contains comprehensive and up-to-date information on the principles of sentencing, the Sentencing Act 2002, the Sentencing Regulations 2002, and the Sentencing Council Act 2007.

The publication also includes a range of related legislation and associated commentary, including: the Criminal Procedure Act 2011; parole legislation; corrections legislation; the Habeas Corpus Act 2004; the Criminal Procedure (Mentally Impaired Persons) Act 2003; the Victims’ Rights Act 2002; the Prisoners’ and Victims’ Claims Act 2005; the Criminal Records (Clean Slate) Act 2004; and the Criminal Investigations (Bodily Samples) Act 1995.

Comprehensive appendices cover: The Sentencing Process; Appeals against Sentence; Proceeds of Crime; Forfeiture; Costs; Bail; Traffic Offences; Youth Justice; and Sentencing Levels (by offence).

Author/sProfessor Geoff Hall
Ideal forPractitioners of criminal law, barristers, Judges, law libraries, Police, community law centres.
Format3-volume looseleaf, online, LexisNexis Red
ServicingUpdated six times per year

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