Cases for Recognised Medical conditions- Murder Defense

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R v Byrne?
psychopathy- Gives Modern test for abnormality of the mind "a state of mind so differently that the reasonable man would term it abnormal"
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R v Martin?
Personality disorder (paranoia) amounts to Diminished responsibility. It impairs the mental responsibilities
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R v Campbell ?
Epilepsy - Diminished responsibility- retrial was ordered, murder conviction quashed.
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R v Gittens ?
Manslaughter for diminished responsibility- Depression is Diminished responsibility
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R v Reynolds (1988) ?
Post Natal Depression is an Diminished responsibility- sentenced to manslaughter with diminished responsibility
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R v Bradley (2007) ?
Post traumatic stress disorder- amounts to Diminished responsibility
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R v Reynolds (2004) ?
Asperger syndrome amounts to Diminished responsibility
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R v English ?
P.M.T can amount to Diminished responsibility
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R v Ahluwalia ?
Battered Woman Syndrome amounts to Diminished responsibility
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