Unit 3

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  • Created on: 08-03-17 18:51
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  • Crimes Against Person
    • Murder
      • Lord Coke- "Kill a reasonable creature in being"
        • AG's Ref No.3 1994- Fetus is not a reasonable creature, as it is not individual from mother.
        • Malcherek- Brain dead people are not reasonable creature.
        • Causation
          • Factual
            • White/Pagget
          • Legal
            • O&S - Smith
              • Chain Of Causation- Jordan (3rd Parties) Roberts (Victims own act)
            • Chain Of Causation- Jordan (3rd Parties) Roberts (Victims own act)
          • Mens Rea
            • Expressed Direct
              • Intention to kill (Mohan)
            • Expressed Indirect
              • Recklessness to Kill (Cunningham)
            • Implied Direct
              • Intent to GBH (made a choice)
            • Implied Indirect
              • Recklessness to GBH (virtually certain)
    • Voluntary Manslaughter
      • Diminished Responsibility
      • Loss Of Control
    • Involuntary Manslaughter
      • Gross Negligence
      • Unlawful Act
    • Non-Fatal
      • Assault
      • Battery
      • Section 47
      • Section 20
      • Section 18
    • Defences
      • Intoxication
      • Automatism
      • Insanity
      • Self Defence

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