As the year draws to a close, it's time to look back at some of the most significant cases of 2017. Here, five excellent criminal law practitioners provide their takes on the most important cases of the past year. They cover bail, search and seizure, mental health and youth sentencing, and will all have an impact on how we practice criminal law. Read on!
Technology is now a fact of life in criminal courtrooms. There is rarely a case now that does not have some aspect of digital evidence, whether it is a text message or computer forensic report. However, the courts are often catching up to the changes. "Digital Evidence: A Practitioner's Handbook" by Gerald Chan and Susan Magotiaux tackles the challenges of the changing landscape of technology in criminal courts.