Tag: UK Law

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Public Authorities in Law of Negligence
17th Feb 2021
Introduction: Historically, the European Convention of Human Rights 1950 has brought Human Rights Act 1998 in United Kingdom whereby there is no need to travel ......

Tort Law and the Human Rights Act
17th Feb 2021
Introduction: The current view is that claims in tort law and for breach of human rights under the ECHR, may arise on the same facts, but, following the introduction of the HRA, have ‘separate spheres of operation’. ...

Is the Right to Privacy Adequately Protected?
17th Feb 2021
Introduction: The brief will discuss whether a tort of invasion of privacy should be developed by the courts. It will firstly discuss the fact that such a tort ......

Analysis of Torts of Negligence and Battery
17th Feb 2021
Introduction: Critical analyse the protection of a patient's right to make an autonomous decision using the Torts of Negligence and Battery in medical law....

Homicide, Murder or Manslaughter
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: Homicide, Murder or Manslaughter. The victim has to be in being, ie a baby in the mother’s womb will not be considered as victim of homicide. Must be alive an independent of the mother....

Issues in Non-fatal Offences Against the Person in Law
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: In 1861, the Offences Against the Person Act (OAPA) was consolidated. This was the main statutory provision of the assault-related offences and they were ranked in some sort of hierarchy of seriousness in the terms of actus and mens rea....

First Term Criminal Assignment
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: For the evaluation of what offences have been committed in a crime there should be a clear presence of actus reus and mens rea, for the prosecution to prove the existence of both elements of an offence beyond reasonable doubt....

Criminal Law and Procedure
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: This assignment aims to consider the criminal liabilities of both Mr Stevens and Mr Edwards in regards to an incident that occurred on Monday 4th of October 2010 where a death of a man namely Mr Noname occurred. ...

Criminal Law Is There to Create Harmony
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: Criminal law is there to create harmony in the modern British society; to govern the way people behave (not like in the communist world). It is the......

The Concepts of Conduct and Causation
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: Considering the views expressed above, write a critical analysis of the concepts of conduct and causation as interpreted by the courts....

Outline the Basic Elements of a Crime
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: A crime is an action that is forbidden by the courts or by Parliament. Two basic and the most important elements of crime are mens rea and actus......

The Distribution of Power in UK Government
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: The doctrine of separation of powers dictates that government power should not be concentrated in the hands of one person or one body, to avoid tyranny....

Effect of UK Anti-terrorism Legislation on Human Rights
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: The law on terrorism in the United Kingdom has been described as ‘an unmitigated disaster. In todays society the threat of terrorism is at a dangerous level and the legislation in place has been unstable to say the least....

Human Rights Act on Criminal Justice System
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: With a view to critically evaluating the Human Rights Act (HRA) 1998s impact upon the criminal justice system, this essay will begin by first ......

Impact of the Human Rights Act
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: In seeking to be able to critically examine the above quotation in terms of the effect and impact of the Human Rights Act (HRA) 1998 upon ......

Human Rights Act Responsibilities and Freedoms
9th Feb 2021
Introduction: The Human Rights Act 1998… has transformed our system of law into one of positive rights, responsibilities and freedoms, where before we had only the freedom to do what was not prohibited...

Murder is Not Defined
6th Jan 2021
Introduction: The Dividing Line Between The Offences Of Murder And Involuntary Manslaughter Is Unacceptably Blurred And Does Not Ensure That Only The Most Morally Culpable Offenders Receive The Mandatory Life Sentence....

Assessment of Costs | LPC Help
6th Jan 2021
Introduction: LPC - Legal Practice Course Help Guide. Assessment of Costs in civil courts - summary assessment of costs....