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Jurisdiction and the ambit of the criminal law

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal jurisdiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Hirst.
    Series[Oxford monographs on criminal law and justice], Oxford monographs on criminal law and criminal justice.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK5036 .H577 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlix, 359 p. ;
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3318209M
    ISBN 100199245398
    LC Control Number2004268453


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This is especially apparent in the context of international fraud, drug smuggling, Internet crime, and international terrorism. Jurisdiction and the Ambit of the Criminal Law Michael Hirst Oxford Monographs on Criminal Law and Justice.

The first book to provide a detailed analysis of the rules governing the territorial and extraterritorial ambit of domestic criminal law; Addresses a fundamental issue of national criminal law: where and to whom does that law apply.

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Ambit and Jurisdiction in English Criminal Law - Oxford Scholarship. This chapter begins with a brief description of the purpose of this book — which is to define, analyse, and explain the territorial and extraterritorial ambit of English criminal law or, in common legal parlance, the limits of English criminal jurisdiction — and explains how this topic remains largely misunderstood by majority of criminal lawyers.

This study is a about the ambit of national criminal law. Can a country prosecute and punish a foreigner for a crime committed abroad against another foreigner.

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