Introducing criminal law Basic principles of punishment and responsibility The liability formula : essential elements and affirmative defenses Proof and persuasion The voluntary act requirement Introducing mens rea Mens rea in statutory context : the art of reading criminal statutes Mistakes of fact and law Purpose to kill murder Provocation Unintentional killings : depraved heart murder and involuntary manslaughter Felony murder Causation Rape Attempt Accomplice liability Conspiracy Self-defense Intoxication Insanity and related doctrines.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
KF9219 .P55 2009
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