Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Criminal law: an overview Principles of criminal punishment Sources of the criminal law Constitutional limits on the criminal law Legality Proportionality Burdens of proof Presumptions Actus reus Mens rea Strict liability Mistakes of fact Mistakes of law Causation Concurrence of elements Defenses: an overview Justifications and excuses Self-defense Defense of others Defense of property and habitation Law enforcement defenses Necessity Duress Intoxication Insanity Diminished capacity Attempt Solicitation Conspiracy Liability for the acts of others: complicity Criminal homicide Theft Rape (sexual assault).
KF9219 .D74 2018
Revision of: Dressler, Joshua. Understanding criminal law. Seventh edition. New Providence, NJ : LexisNexis, 2015
Durham, North Carolina : Carolina Academic Press, LLC,