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Raising the pleas in bar against a retrial for the same criminal offence

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dc.contributor.author Coffey, Gerard
dc.date.accessioned 2015-09-14T14:29:24Z
dc.date.available 2015-09-14T14:29:24Z
dc.date.issued 2005
dc.identifier.citation Coffey, G (2005) 'Raising the Pleas in Bar against a Retrial for the Same Criminal Offence'. Judicial Studies Institute Journal, 5 (2):124-165. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/4632
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract The practical effect of the common law principle against double jeopardy is the proscription against retrials for the same criminal offence following an acquittal or conviction.2 Pleading double jeopardy3 is not to be equated with a defence to a criminal charge, the former operating to prevent the second prosecution from proceeding ab initio, the latter being a mitigating factor against the accused’s criminal liability which the trial court may take into consideration when imposing sentence. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Judicial Studies Institute Journal;5 (2), pp. 124-165
dc.relation.uri http://www.jsijournal.ie/index.htm
dc.subject double jeopard en_US
dc.subject autrefois acquit en_US
dc.subject autrefois convict en_US
dc.subject criminal procedure en_US
dc.title Raising the pleas in bar against a retrial for the same criminal offence en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2015-09-14T14:22:00Z
dc.description.version PUBLISHED
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1118349
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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