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Question: “The Children Act 1989, s 17 and the general duty on local authorities to safeguard and promote the welfare of children within their area who are in need (including children with mental and physical disabilities) has been a powerful tool in the children’s rights armoury. But it’s limitations have been shown by cases like R v Bexley London Borough Council, Ex Parte B 3 CCLR March 2000 (decided on 31st July 1995)” Critically assess this observation.

Answer: In a society permeated by child abuse, child pornography, child prostitution and a disregard for the innocence of childhood, it is important...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Family Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 4457
  • Date submitted: July 07, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 1814

Question: “Few guidelines for the determination of individual cases, the facts of which are never replicated, have stood so long in our family law.” Assess the accuracy of this claim.

Answer: This was the proposition of Thorpe LJ in the case of Payne v Payne when considering the case law guidance that exists...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Family Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 1131
  • Date submitted: July 07, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 1812

Question: Assess the possible advantages of arbitration over litigation.

Answer: It is common for parties in a dispute to have their matter settled by going to court. However there is another option...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: English Legal System
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 1761
  • Date submitted: July 07, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 1807

Question: ‘In assessing a defendant’s liability for an offence, it is not his own standards which matter but those of the average person. If a defendant meets those standards he cannot be convicted of a criminal offence; if he fails to meet them, he is criminally liable.’ Discuss to what extent this is an accurate reflection of the criminal law. When do you think it is appropriate to assess a defendant’s liability with reference to the standards of the average person?

Answer: In criminal law in the UK, there are two essential elements of criminal liability, the actus reus, the physical element of the...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 1188
  • Date submitted: July 04, 2009
  • Date written: November, 2004
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 1766

Question: The Contracts (Right of Third Parties) Act 1999. This paper will outline the provisions and objects of the Contracts (Third Parties Act) 1999 and address four areas in relation to the Act. 1. Will the Act achieve its objectives? 2. Should the legislation, with suitable modifications be introduced to Scotland? 3. In the absence of such legislation what contractual provisions may be inserted into construction contracts to which Scots Law applies? 4. What are the implications for Part II of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 under Scots and English Law, if different?

Answer: A contract creates enforceable rights and duties between the parties to its formation. A contract is a relationship that is exclusive to...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Contract Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 5164
  • Date submitted: July 04, 2009
  • Date written: February, 2003
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 1762

Question: Consider the arguments for and against having a written constitution.

Answer: A constitution is a set of rules and principles which determines the relationship between those who govern and those who are governed....


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: English Legal System
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 1327
  • Date submitted: February 12, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 779

Question: Consider the arguments for and against reform of the system of constitutional monarchy in the UK, and it’s possible replacement by some other system.

Answer: A constitutional monarchy is a state headed by a sovereign who rules according to the constitution. At present the UK has an...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Public Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 1678
  • Date submitted: February 12, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 759

Question: Assess the Law with respect to the competence and compellability of spouses in criminal proceedings.

Answer: This assignment considers the law regarding the competence and compellability of spouses in criminal proceedings and whether subsequent reform regarding the compellabilty...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Law of Evidence
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 2990
  • Date submitted: February 10, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 734

Question: How reliable is Eyewitness Testimony?

Answer: Eyewitness testimony is often important or even crucial evidence in a trial. Therefore the reliability of it is an important factor. The...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Law of Evidence
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 1954
  • Date submitted: February 10, 2009
  • Date written: November, 2003
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 728

Question: ‘The history of property law is the history of the protection of wealth?” Discuss.

Answer: Throughout this essay I shall be concentrating on the area of property law concerning copyright. I will look at how this area...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Land Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 1782
  • Date submitted: February 10, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 720

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