Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 62 items

  • Keywords: illegality x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Introduction

Letizia Paoli, Victoria A. Greenfield, and Peter Reuter

in The World Heroin Market: Can Supply Be Cut?

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195322996
eISBN:
9780199944194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195322996.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about opiate production and heroin trafficking around the word. This book provides a comparative analysis of national ... More


Interrupting, Overlapping, Lying, Not Taking “No” for an Answer, and Representing Illegality Differently to Separate Targets in a Stolen Property Case: US v. Prakesh Patel and Daniel Houston

Roger W. Shuy

in Creating Language Crimes: How Law Enforcement Uses (and Misuses) Language

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195181661
eISBN:
9780199788477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195181661.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter shows how being inconsistent when representing illegality in cases involving more than one target in the same alleged crime can damage a prosecution’s case. More important, however, is ... More


The Theoretical and Practical Consequences of Variations in Effective Illegality

Letizia Paoli, Victoria A. Greenfield, and Peter Reuter

in The World Heroin Market: Can Supply Be Cut?

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195322996
eISBN:
9780199944194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195322996.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter explores the distinctive configuration of the opiate market and heroin trade. It proposes a theoretical model of effective illegality that helps to explain the role of government in ... More


Police Camouflaging in an Obstruction of Justice Case: US v. Brian Lett

Roger W. Shuy

in Creating Language Crimes: How Law Enforcement Uses (and Misuses) Language

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195181661
eISBN:
9780199788477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195181661.003.0011
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

After graduating from law school in 2001, Lett’s first client was enmeshed in a Minnesota telemarketing fraud case. Tape-recorded conversations between Lett and an undercover officer posing as a VISA ... More


War, Crime, and Access to Resources

DAVID KEEN

in War, Hunger, and Displacement: VOLUME 1

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198297390
eISBN:
9780191685323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297390.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines humanitarian emergencies caused by war, crimes, and inequality in access to resources. It discusses the concepts of entitlement framework, sanctioned illegality, human ... More


Realm between Empires: The Second Dutch Atlantic, 1680-1815

Wim Klooster and Gert Oostindie

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501705267
eISBN:
9781501719592
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705267.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Second Dutch Atlantic was a distinct era in Dutch colonial history, different both from the imperially-minded period from 1620 through 1680 and the years after 1815, in which the Dutch Atlantic ... More


Attacking the World with Five Cohorts

Luciano Canfora and Julian Stringer (eds)

in Julius Caesar: The People's Dictator

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748619368
eISBN:
9780748670734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748619368.003.0018
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

On the eve of civil war, in December 50 bc and the first week of January 49 bc, illegality became official where one would least expect it: in the Senate. It was the new consuls who, immediately on ... More


Journeys from the Abyss: The Holocaust and Forced Migration from the 1880s to the Present

Tony Kushner

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940629
eISBN:
9781786945051
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940629.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores Jewish refugee movements before, during and after the Holocaust, placing them in a longer history of forced migration from the 1880s to the present. It does not deny that there ... More


From Mass Party to Cadre Party The Organization of the KPD

Patrick Major

in The Death of the KPD: Communism and Anti-Communism in West Germany, 1945-1956

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206934
eISBN:
9780191677397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206934.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This chapter discusses the evolution of the organizational structure of the Kommunistische Partei Deutschlands (KPD) in West Germany from a mass ... More


The Formation and Structure of Contracts of Employment

Mark R. Freedland and Nicola Kountouris

in The Legal Construction of Personal Work Relations

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199551750
eISBN:
9780191731013
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199551750.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

In order to give both a composite picture and a breakdown of the ways in which the formation and structure of contracts of employment are approached and regulated, this chapter begins by considering ... More


Illegality

Graham Virgo

in The Principles of the Law of Restitution

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199298501
eISBN:
9780191713613
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298501.003.0026
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

All restitutionary claims, regardless of the underlying cause of action, are subject to a defence of illegality. This stems from the fundamental principle of law, known as ex turpi causa non oritur ... More


Compulsion

Graham Virgo

in The Principles of the Law of Restitution

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199298501
eISBN:
9780191713613
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298501.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

Although compulsion is not a ground of restitution in its own right, it is a general principle which underlies a number of specific grounds of restitution, most notably duress. The essence of the ... More


Insurance and Illegal Conduct

Rob Merkin and Jenny Steele

in Insurance and the Law of Obligations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199645749
eISBN:
9780191747823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645749.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

Explores the operation of principles of personal responsibility and fault in relation to insurance, through the law’s response to illegal or immoral conduct captured in the expression ‘ex turpi ... More


Conclusion

Markus D. Dubber

in An Introduction to the Model Penal Code

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780190243043
eISBN:
9780190243081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190243043.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This Conclusion provides a chart summary of the analysis of criminal liability under the Model Penal Code with citations to relevant Code sections. This chart may be used as a conceptual flowchart ... More


The Extinction of States

JAMES CRAWFORD

in The Creation of States in International Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199228423
eISBN:
9780191714375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228423.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the questions associated with State extinction, temporary or permanent. Specifically, it considers the circumstances for a State to become extinct so that the various incidents ... More


Rule of Law in India: A Quest for Reason

Harish Narasappa

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780199484669
eISBN:
9780199093717
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199484669.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Rule of law is the foundation of modern democracies. It envisages, inter alia, participatory lawmaking, just and certain laws, a bouquet of human rights, certainty and equality in the application of ... More


Illegal Contracts

REINHARD ZIMMERMANN, DANIEL VISSER, and KENNETH REID

in Mixed Legal Systems in Comparative Perspective: Property and Obligations in Scotland and South Africa

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199271009
eISBN:
9780191699481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271009.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter distinguishes between two central questions: When is a contract illegal? What are the effects for the parties of the illegality of the contract? At least in Scots law, the two issues ... More


Illegal Encounters: The Effect of Detention and Deportation on Young People

Deborah Boehm and Susan Terrio (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479887798
eISBN:
9781479860418
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479887798.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

The book considers illegality, deportability, and deportation in the lives of young people—those who migrate as well as those who are affected by the migration of others. A primary focus of the ... More


Some Observations about Immigration Journalism

Peter H. Schuck

in Writing Immigration: Scholars and Journalists in Dialogue

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520267176
eISBN:
9780520950207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520267176.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The topic of immigration journalism is of the utmost interest and public importance but it is seldom, if ever, systematically examined. Bringing academics, policy analysts, and policymakers together ... More


Public Law Unlawfulness and Liability in Damages

Duncan Fairgrieve

in State Liability in Tort: A Comparative Law Study

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199258055
eISBN:
9780191698507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199258055.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter focuses on the theoretical relationship between public law and the notion of illegality and liability in a damages action, discussing whether the unlawfulness of an administrative act is ... More


View: