Buy essays in criminal law in honour of sir gerald gordon (edinburgh studies in law) by james chalmers, fiona leverick, lindsay farmer, andrew ashworth, eric m clive (isbn: 9780748640706) from amazon's book store everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. For his services in the crimea gordon received the british war medal and clasp, the turkish war medal, and the french legion of honour in may 1856, in company with lieutenant (now major-general) e r james, re, he joined colonel (now general sir) e stanton, re, in bessarabia, as assistant. This book, first published in 1947, was written to elucidate the basic ideas of criminal law in the light of current knowledge and to organize that law in terms of a definite theory in the preparation of this edition, i have tried to realize more fully the original intention the first edition has been almost completely revised and. Sir gerald has been one of the most influential figures in scottish criminal law and procedure in the last century he was professor of scots law at edinburgh university from 1972 until 1976 his work the criminal law of scotland, one of the first volumes to be published in the prestigious scottish universities law institute. This volume is a festschrift in honour of sir gerald gordon who has been one of the most influential figures in scottish criminal law and procedure in the last. Was held in honour of sir gerald gordon cbe qc lld a festschrift, essays in criminal law in honour of sir gerald gordon, was published the following year following the success of this event, a decision was taken to establish the gerald gordon seminar on criminal law as an annual generalist criminal law seminar.
Essays in criminal law in honour of sir gerald gordon (edinburgh university press 2010), pp126-140 this text may be downloaded for personal research purposes only any additional reproduction for other purposes, whether in hard copy or electronically, requires the consent of the author(s) if cited or quoted, reference. Amongst the many valuable contributions that professor antony duff has made to criminal law theory is his account of what it means for a wrong to be public in character given that much of his writing on this topic has been developed over a series of articles with frequent co-author professor sandra marshall, i shall refer to it. Sir archibald alison, 1st baronet, frse (29 december 1792 – 23 may 1867) was a scottish advocate and historian he held several prominent legal appointments he was the younger son of the episcopalian cleric and author archibald alison his elder brother was the physician and social reformer william alison. Legal history: selected essays (2005) (by william gordon) law making and the scottish parliament: the early years (edited by elaine e sutherland, kaye e goodall, gavin f m little, and fraser p davidson) (forthcoming) and essays in criminal law in honour of sir gerald gordon (2011) (edited by james chalmers,.
A lecture in honour of sir gerald gordon edinburgh – 12 june gerald gordon was invited some 16 years ago to contribute to a volume of essays in honour of lord justice if sound, would have 3 “at the mouth of two witnesses: some thoughts on corroboration”: justice and crime, essays in honour. 2005 defining crimes: essays on the special part of the criminal law oxford: oxford university press crossref | google scholar duff ra, and marshall se 2010 “public and private wrongs” in essays in criminal law in honour of sir gerald gordon, edited by chalmers james, leverick fiona, and.
A collection of essays honouring the work of sir gerald gordon cbe qc lld ( 1929– ) in modern times few, if any, individuals can have been as important to a single country's criminal law as sir gerald has been to the criminal law of scotland his mon. Sir gerald cash, gcmg, gcvo, obe, jp, former governor-general of the commonwealth of the bahamas, was born in nassau on may 28, 1917 to the late wilfred gladstone and lillian cash in march 1996, flamingo gardens primary school was formally changed to gerald c cash primary school in his honour sir.