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1. Which of the following diseases/disorders do not typically have overlap between the defences of insanity and automatism

  • Sleepwalking
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Premenstrual Tension
  • Diabetes
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2. Leading case for consent in contact sports

  • Barnes
  • Saunders
  • Brown
  • Jones

3. Which of the following isn't a public policy exception to the defence of consent

  • Contact Sport
  • Horseplay
  • Euthanasia
  • Tattooing and Body Adornment

4. Case deciding the wrong mean s legally wrong not morally wrong when thinking about the nature and quality of an act in the defence of insanity

  • Windle
  • M'Naghten
  • Matthews & Alleyne
  • Clarke

5. Which of the following is not true with regards to the defence of consent

  • Tattooing is a pubic policy exception unless V was drunk
  • Excessively rough and nondisciplinary horseplay can use the defence even though its not in public intrest
  • Consent must be on the facts as they really were, not as V thought they were
  • Sexual consent can be negated when V doesnt know D has an STD


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