This is in continuation of Criminal Law-I. On successful completion of the course, students should be able to state and explain the general principles of criminal liability under English and Islamic criminal law, the substantive elements of major offences and general defences to criminal liability. The course will include substantive criminal law as contained in the Pakistan Penal code and the Hudud laws and other related enactments.

Recommended Reading:

1. Ormerod, David. Smith and Hogan Criminal Law: Cases and Materials, 10th edn. Oxford: OUP, 2009.

2. Text of the Hudud Ordinances, 1979 (as amended).

3. Zafar, Emmanuel. Law and Practice of Islamic Hudood, 3rd edn. Lahore: Khyber Law Publishers, 2005.