Manslaughter 1

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  • Manslaughter 1
    • What?
      • Can be committed in 3 ways:
        • 2. Conduct that was grossly negligent given the risk of death, and did kill,is manslaughter
          • "Gross negligence manslaughter"
        • 1. Killing with intent for murder but where a partial defence applies, namely loss of control, diminished responsibility or killing pursuant to a suicide pact
        • 3. Conduct taking the form of an unlawful act involving a danger of some harm, that resulted in death
          • "Unlawful and dangerous act manslaughter"
      • Involuntary Manslaughter
        • Unlawful killing without intention to kill or cause GBH: lacks mens rea
          • Unlawful and dangerous act, negligence
      • Voluntary Manslaughter
        • Unlawful killing with intention to kill or cause GBH with partial defence of..
          • Diminished responsibility or suicide pact


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