Actus Reus

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An Actus Reus of a crime is...
The [hysical element or prohibited conduct of a crime
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An Actues Reus of a crime can either be...
Conduct Crime, Consequence Crime, a 'State of Affairs' or the Voluntary Nature of the Act/ Ommision
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Exceptions: When Ommisions can be an Actus Reus
failiure to do something
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Statutory Duty
Failoing to provide breath samples of the Road Traffic Act or wilful neglect of a child by a parent
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Under a contractual Duty due to emplyment
PITWOOD (1902) Railway line crossing keeper admitted to not closing the gates when he went to lunch
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Conduct Crime, Consequence Crime, a 'State of Affairs' or the Voluntary Nature of the Act/ Ommision

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An Actues Reus of a crime can either be...

Card 3

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failiure to do something

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Card 4

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Failoing to provide breath samples of the Road Traffic Act or wilful neglect of a child by a parent

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Card 5

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PITWOOD (1902) Railway line crossing keeper admitted to not closing the gates when he went to lunch

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