Fatal Offences: Defences

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Case

Description

New Law

Diminished Responsibility

Abnormality of Mental Functioning

Arising from Recognised Medical Condition 

Substantial Impairment

Provides an Explanation for the Killing

Ways the New Law is Better

Problems With The Law

New Law - Loss of Control

Loss of Control

Qualifying Triggers

Reasonable Man Test

Reasons New Law is Better

Problems With New Law

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