LPC Criminal Litigation Guide

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Section Contents

Your Criminal Litigation module on the LPC covers the criminal process, from arrest to the final disposal of the case. Topics you'll typically cover include:

  • Advising on and applying for legal aid
  • Advising suspects at the police station
  • Assessing prosecution and defence cases
  • Bail applications
  • Detention and the role of the custody officer
  • Determining where the case is to be held
  • Impact of the ECHR and the HRA 1998
  • Professional conduct matters that affect criminal practice and advocacy
  • The range of sentences available
  • The rules of evidence

These revision notes cover all of the popular Criminal Litigation LPC topics and more.