Actus reus and Mens rea cases

case outlining an involuntary act
Hill v Baxter
1 of 18
Omission-Family relationship exists
Downes
2 of 18
Omission-Assumed responsibility
Stone & Dobinson
3 of 18
Omission-Official position
Dytham
4 of 18
Omission-Contractual duty
Pittwood
5 of 18
Omission-Chain of events
Miller
6 of 18
Factual causation-'But for' test
Pagett
7 of 18
Factual causation-Against 'but for' test
White
8 of 18
Legal causation-Fighting soldiers
Smith
9 of 18
Legal Causation-Tracheotomy
Cheshire
10 of 18
Legal causation-incorrect injection=death
Jordan
11 of 18
Direct intention-drove away from police
Mohan
12 of 18
Oblique intention-probability test
Moloney
13 of 18
Oblique intention-Fire, accidentally killed child
Nedrick
14 of 18
Oblique intention-Baby hit wall and died
Woollin
15 of 18
Oblique intention-Pushed off bridge and couldn't swin
Matthews & Alleyne
16 of 18
Oblique intention-Coal miners
Hancock & Shankland
17 of 18
Recklessness-Ripped gas meter off wall
Cunningham
18 of 18

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Front

Omission-Family relationship exists

Back

Downes

Card 3

Front

Omission-Assumed responsibility

Back

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Card 4

Front

Omission-Official position

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Omission-Contractual duty

Back

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