Banks on Sentence

Commentary

Author: Harry O’Sullivan
Adviser: Robert Banks

Banks on Sentence is the definitive sentencing guide. It is used by judges, barristers and solicitors for sentencing hearings in the Magistrates' Court, Crown Court, Courts Martial and the Court of Appeal



Volume 1 sets out the sentencing powers available to the Courts. It contains all relevant material to set complex and overlapping legislation in context. It includes procedure to be applied in sentencing hearings, including applications for behaviour orders and appeal hearings.

Volume 2 sets out the sentencing powers available to the Courts. It contains all relevant material to set complex and overlapping legislation in context. It includes procedure to be applied in sentencing hearings, including applications for behaviour orders and appeal hearings.

The 15th Edition includes:
• The new and updated digital guidelines cross-referenced
• New public order offences guidelines 2019
• New general guideline and expanded explanations 2019
• Arson and criminal damage guidelines 2019
• Stalking Protection Act 2019
• Voyeurism (Offences) Act 2019
• Offensive Weapons Act 2019
• Terrorist Offenders (Restriction of Early Release) Act 2020

CHAPTERS UPDATED

October 2020

Volume 1
Community Orders
Confiscation
Hospital and Guardianship Orders
Restraining Orders: Harassment/ Non-molestation Orders: Breach of

Volume 2
Burglary
Defendant
OAPA s 18
Prison Offences
Supply of Drugs

September 2020

Both volumes
Criminal Procedure Rules 2020 updates

Volume 2
Burglary
Fraud and Financial Services Offences
Immigration Offences
Robbery

August 2020

Volume 2
Defendant
Firearms
Prisoners: Sentencing Principles

July 2020

Volume 2
Immigration Offences
Importation/Exportation of Drugs (Class A, B and C)
Patients, Ill-treating etc.
Sex Offences: Children, with

June 2020

Volume 2
Death by Driving: Dangerous Driving
Robbery

May 2020

Volume 1
Community Orders
Hospital and Guardianship Orders
Victim Surcharge

Volume 2
Manslaughter
Offences Against the Person Act 1861 s 18
Sex Offences: Images etc.
Supply of Drugs
Theft etc.

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