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Question: The Legal Status of Necrophilia.

Answer: Imagine the passionate acts of sexual desire; wandering fingers and hands feeling their way over each portion of the body, lips kissing...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 850
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 568

Question: To what extent is it true that the law of homicide is in desperate need of reform?

Answer: The law of homicide in England and Wales to an extent has an unbalanced structure. Some of its rules have not been...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 1276
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 564

Question: Explain what is meant by intentional, reckless and negligent behaviour. Ought such terms to be defined as a matter of law, or left to the jury as a matter of fact?

Answer: "Intentional" can only be used to describe the actions of a man in the following circumsances: firstly, he is acting as an...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 888
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 563

Question: Discuss how successful the courts have been in defining intention.

Answer: The Mens Rea of a crime refers to the mental element or the state of mind the defendant possesses in order to...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 1331
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 562

Question: Critically evaluate the law relating to the possession of drugs.

Answer: The possession of drugs relating to the law can be seen to be governed by the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971. Here...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 1952
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 561

Question: Questions about causation are simple factual ones. Therefore, juries require no direction in answering them. Discuss.

Answer: Causation is an element of ‘Result Crimes’, in which the conduct itself does not constitute a crime, for example, shooting a gun,...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 1052
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 560

Question: Assess the approaches to the definition of intention in English criminal law.

Answer: The mens rea of an offence is the mental state that a person goes through before or during an offence. There are...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 826
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 558

Question: Motive is synonymous with intention. Discuss.

Answer: One of the aims of criminal law is to punish ‘morally responsible’ wrongdoers. To do so, the state of mind (mens rea)...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 2239
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: October, 2002
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 557

Question: ‘Criminal law on causation is a mess. The decisions in this area show that courts are really implementing policy decisions about who should be held responsible for crimes.’ Discuss.

Answer: Criminal law on causation has different approaches these include the Policy approach and the Mens Rea Approach. Which approach is implemented in...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 1865
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 556

Question: Discuss the criminal liability, including possible strict liability, if any, of ‘Jet Skis Are Us LTD’ and Sharp for permitting the use of the jet ski without a licence, Hugh for using the jet ski and of Jones for aiding and abetting Sharp.

Answer: Strict liability offences are offences for which a person may be convicted without proof of intention, recklessness or negligence. In ‘Sweet v...


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  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 871
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 551

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