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6. Which case approved the ruling in R vs. Woollin about the "virtual certainty" test?

  • R vs. Mohan
  • R vs. Matthews and Alleyne
  • R vs. Cunningham
  • R vs. Vickers

7. The ruling in the case Dietschmann tells us what?

  • For diminished responsibility with intoxication, the intoxication must be separated and the special defence applied
  • None of these answers
  • For loss of control with intoxication, the intoxication must be separated and the special defence applied
  • Diminished responsibility cannot be relied upon if intoxication is involved

8. True or false: murder is limited to the intention to kill?

  • False
  • True

9. s.54(4) CJA 2009 tells us that a D cannot rely on loss of control if there is...?

  • A considered desire for revenge
  • The presence of intoxication
  • A separate criminal act
  • A planned course of action

10. The special defence of diminished responsibility originally came from s.2 of the Homicide Act 1957. Which legislation is the defence currently set out under?

  • s.52 Criminal Justice Act 2003
  • s.52 Criminal Justice Act 2009
  • s.52 Coroners and Justice Act 2009
  • s.52 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

11. In regards to gross negligence manslaughter, Lord ___ said the jury must consider "the extent to which the D's conduct departed from the proper standard of care expected"?

  • Adomako
  • Bateman
  • Mackay
  • Coke

12. What is the maximum custodial sentence for voluntary manslaughter?

  • 50 years
  • 25 years
  • Discretionary life sentence
  • Mandatory life sentence

13. In which case was the D found not guilty of unlawful act manslaughter, as there was no unlawful act?

  • R vs. Lamb
  • R vs. Franklin
  • R vs. Khan and Khan
  • R vs. Church

14. Was the D in R vs. Ahluwalia successful in relying upon their special defence?

  • No
  • Yes

15. True or false: in regards to unlawful act manslaughter, only the mens rea for the unlawful act is required?

  • True
  • False

16. Loss of control is set out under which section of the Coroners and Justice Act 2009?

  • 54
  • 56
  • 45
  • 53

17. When considering whether to apply the law on causation, it must be considered whether there is a ___ between the ___ and the ___.

  • Connection between the actions and the defendant
  • Link between the actions and the consequence
  • Evidence between the defendant and the consequence
  • Similarity between the consequence and the defendant's actions

18. Which statement is true in regards to unlawful act manslaughter?

  • Death will only be caused if the drugs were supplied by someone else
  • Neither supplying drugs nor administering drugs will cause a death
  • Supplying drugs will not cause death; administering drugs will
  • Supplying and administering drugs will both cause a death

19. What is the highest level of mens rea for murder?

  • Malice
  • Implied malice aforethought
  • Express malice aforethought
  • Malice aforethought

20. True or false: murder is a common law offence?

  • True
  • False