Murder

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    • Definition: "the unlawful killing of a reasonable creature in being under the Queen's peace with malice aforethought expressed or implied.
      • Actus Reus: "Th unlawful killing of a reasonable creature in being under the Queen's peace.
        • Reasonable creature
          • Not a foetus: AG Reference no.3 of 1997 (1994)
          • Not a brain dead : Malcherek.
        • Under the Queen's peace: not during the time of war.
        • Causation
          • Factual
            • 'But for'
              • Pagett
              • White
          • Legal
            • 'Deminimus Rule'
              • Kimsey
              • Cato
          • Chain of Causation
            • Act of a third party
              • Medical
                • Cheshire
                • Jordan
                • Smith
            • Victims own act
              • Roberts
              • Williams
      • Mens Rea: "with malice aforethought expressed or implied"
        • Expressed malice - intention to kill.
        • Implied malice - the intention to commit GBH.
        • Intention

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