Podcast Location:
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Categories:
Criminal Law
CPD Points:
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Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
Listen only, gain ½ a CPD point (30 minutes)

Regulated by the Bar Standards Board:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 accredited CPD point (60 minutes)

Regulated by ILEX:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
Listen only, gain ½ a CPD point (30 minutes)

Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
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Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to ensure that legal practitioners are familiar with honour based violence, including what it involves and the criminal law offences that can constitute honour based violence.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand what honour based violence is;
  • Know which crimes and offences arise in the cases of honour based violence;
  • Be aware of the role that victims play in the investigation of honour based violence;
  • Understand the differences between cases of honour based violence and other serious crimes;
  • Know the issues concerning the prosecution of honour based violence cases;
  • Be aware of the warning signs in cases of honour based violence;
  • Understand the link between honour based violence and other offences.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Legal Principles
Market Update / Hot Topic
Panel Discussion
Practical Guide
Soft Skills
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In this CPDcast, Neelam Sarkaria and Detective Chief Superintendent Gerry Campbell focus on the area of honour based violence.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD hour for barristers at the Bar of England and Wales.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD point (0.5 for the podcast and 0.5 for completion of the test) for solicitors and legal professionals.

Podcast Length: 27:00

Date Recorded: 15th June 2015

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