The Federation Press

Criminal Appeals 1907-2007

Issues and perspectives

Overview

The essays in this volume explore a range of issues relating to the work of contemporary courts of criminal appeal in Australia and elsewhere.

Criminal Appeals 1907-2007 is a special issue (Volume 26 No 1) of the journal Law in Context.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chris Corns and Gregor Urbas

The First Decade of the Victorian Court of Appeal
The Hon Stephen Charles QC

Courts of Appeal and Sentencing: Principles, Policies and Politics
Arie Freiberg and Peter Sallmann

Prosecution Appeals in New South Wales: New Rights, Roles and Challenges for the Court of Criminal Appeal and the DPP
Nicholas Cowdery AM QC

The Criminal Proviso: A Case for Reform?
Stephen J Odgers SC

The Hong Kong Multinational Judge in Criminal Appeals
Simon N M Young

Of interest...