1. Name a case for coincidence of actus reus and mens rea.
- Matthews and Alleyne (2003)
- Thabo Meli v R
- Mitchell (1983)
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2. What do you need to prove Legal Causation?
- The consequence would not have happened 'but for' the defendant's conduct.
- The defendant did not intentionally cause the end result.
- The defendant's conduct was more than a 'minimal' cause of the consequence.
3. Give an example of a case when the victim reacted in an unreasonable way and broke the chain of causation.
- Smith (1959)
- Williams (1992)
- Roberts (1971)
4. Which case shows the 'thin-skull rule'?
- Blaue (1975)
- Jordan (1956)
- Miller (1983)
5. The definition of murder is:
- The unlawful killing of any creature with malice aforethought.
- The unlawful killing of a reasonable creature in being with malice aforethought, express or implied
- Killing with intention to cause at least GBH