Alan Reed is Associate Dean (Research and Innovation) and Professor of Law at Northumbria Law School
Michael Bohlanderis the International Co-Investigating Judge at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia
Dr Nicola Wake is Associate Professor of Law at Northumbria University
Emma Smithis a Lecturer in Law, and has a number of leading outputs in the areas of Criminal Law and Evidence
The debate in relation to homicide continues apace for academics, practitioners and within the criminal justice system. Having expert descriptions of the wider issues surrounding the particular discussion and of other legal systems’ approaches serves to stimulate and inform that debate. This collection will be a major source of reference for future discussion.
This collection brings together medical and legal conceptions of mental disorder in order to appraise the operation of mental condition defences. In this respect, it provides invaluable and original insights into mental condition defences and criminal law.