Publication Date: 27 April 2021
The Criminal Charge Book has been updated to include new statutory murder and sexual offence directions.
- Statutory murder (Crimes Act 1958 s 3A) - new charge and commentary
- Assault with intent to commit a sexual offence - new charge and commentary
- Witness support dogs - updated commentary to reflect latest practices
- Failure to challenge evidence - updated commentary on when the prosecution fails to challenge exculpatory evidence