AQA A2 Law Unit 3 - Loss of control and Diminished Responsibility

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1. How does the new law help women?

  • Doesn't it's equal to both
  • Gives rights to Battered wife Syndrome
  • Helps with post-natal depression
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2. What section is Loss of Control in the Coroner and Justice Act 2009?

  • S47
  • S18
  • S54
  • S39

3. Would the case of Doughty be able to use Loss of Control?

  • No, as this is not reason for retaliation
  • No, as the child's actions were not grave in character
  • Yes, as the crying is seen as a qualifying trigger

4. Which case confirms the result in Gittens?

  • Dietschmann 2003
  • Williams 2007
  • Dica 2004

5. The ability of these things must be impaired - Nature of conduct, Form rational judgement and ...?

  • Exercise self control
  • Ability to perform rationally
  • Ability to exercise willpower


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