An offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956 (c 69) (rape).
An offence under section 2 of that Act (procurement of woman by threats).
An offence under section 3 of that Act (procurement of woman by false pretences).
An offence under section 4 of that Act (administering drugs to obtain or facilitate intercourse).
An offence under section 5 of that Act (intercourse with girl under thirteen).
An offence under section 6 of that Act (intercourse with girl under 16).
An offence under section 7 of that Act (intercourse with a defective).
An offence under section 9 of that Act (procurement of a defective).
An offence under section 10 of that Act (incest by a man).
An offence under section 11 of that Act (incest by a woman).
An offence under section 14 of that Act (indecent assault on a woman).
An offence under section 15 of that Act (indecent assault on a man).
An offence under section 16 of that Act (assault with intent to commit buggery).
An offence under section 17 of that Act (abduction of woman by force or for the sake of her property).
An offence under section 19 of that Act (abduction of unmarried girl under eighteen from parent or guardian).
An offence under section 20 of that Act (abduction of unmarried girl under sixteen from parent or guardian).
An offence under section 21 of that Act (abduction of defective from parent or guardian).
An offence under section 22 of that
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and thousands of others like it, sign-in to LexisPSL or register for a free trial.
Existing user? Sign-in
Take a free trial
Community order requirementsThis Practice Note reflects the procedural code for sentencing offenders in England and Wales (Sentencing Code) that applies from 1 December 2020, as set out in Parts 2–13 of the Sentencing Act 2020 (SA 2020). For those considering whether the Sentencing Code applies to
Arms length management organisations (ALMOs)An arms length management organisation (ALMO) is a not-for-profit company that provides housing services on behalf of a local housing authority (LHA). Usually an ALMO is set up by the LHA to manage and improve all or part of its housing stock with the LHA
While this Practice Note primarily covers commercial property matters, it also touches on residential considerations.Time is generally not of the essence for completion of a contract for the sale of land. If the seller or the buyer delays completion, the defaulting party will be liable in damages
Possession of a bladed articleThe offence of possession of a bladed articleThe offence of having a bladed article in a public place can be tried in either the magistrates' court or the Crown Court. The magistrates' court will decline jurisdiction in those cases where it appears that its powers of
0330 161 1234