Vicarious Liability

Vicarious Liability


See Also

  • Law Dictionaries.
  • Accomplices; Actus Reus; Conspiracy; Corporate Criminal Responsibility; Strict Liability.

    Scope of Employment; Tort Law.

  • Further Reading

    American Law Institute. Model Penal Code and Commentaries. Philadelphia: ALI, 1985.

    Dressler, Joshua. Understanding Criminal Law, 2d. ed. New York: Matthew Bender, 1995.

    . Cases and Materials on Criminal Law, 2d ed. St. Paul, Minn.: West Group, 1999.

    Eichelberger, Eunice A. “Criminal Responsibility of Parent for Act of Child.” American Law Reports, 4th Series 12 (1981): 673-700.

    Fletcher, George P. Rethinking Criminal Law. Boston: Little Brown, 1978.

    Hall, Jerome. General Principles of Criminal Law. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1947.

    Husak, Douglas N. Philosophy of Criminal Law. Totowa, N.J.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1987.

    Ihrie, A. Dale, III. “Comment, Parental Delinquency: Should Parents Be Criminally Liable for Failing to Supervise Their Children?” University of Detroit Mercy Law Review 74 (1996): 93-112.

    LaFave, Wayne R., and Scott, Austin W., Jr. Criminal Law, 2d ed. St. Paul, Minn.: West Publishing Co., 1986.

    Michaels, Alan C. “Constitutional Innocence.” Harvard Law Review 112 (February 1999): 828-902.

    Packer, Herbert L. The Limits of the Criminal Sanction. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1968.

    Robinson, Paul H. Criminal Law. New York: Aspen Law and Business, 1997.

    Sayre, Francis Bowes. “Criminal Responsibility for the Acts of Another.” Harvard Law Review 43 (March 1930): 689-723.

    Williams, Glanville L. Criminal Law: The General Part. London: Stevens and Sons, 1953.

    Vicarious liability in Law Enforcement

    Main Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of vicarious liability.


    See Also

    • Law Enforcement Officer
    • Police
    • Law Enforcement Agency

    Further Reading






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