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Intention (criminal law)

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In criminal law, intent is one of three general classes of mens rea necessary to constitute a conventional as opposed to strict liability crime. A more formal ...

Intent legal definition of intent - Legal Dictionary - The Free Dictionary

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In Criminal Law the concept of criminal intent has been called mens rea, which refers to a criminal or wrongful purpose. If a person innocently causes harm, then  ...

Mens Rea Lecture | Criminal Law Lecture Notes | Law Teacher

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There are three states of mind which separately or together can constitute the necessary mens rea for a criminal offence. These are intention, recklessness and  ...

Intention in the English Criminal Law | Rebecca Broadbent ...

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Intention in the English Criminal Law Rebecca Broadbent Numerous criminal offences in English law are defined so as to require proof of intention to cause ...

How Defendants' Mental States Affect Their Responsibility for a ...

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Criminal intent -- also called "mens rea" -- is an element of some, but not all, ... A drug law makes it illegal for a person to "knowingly" import an illegal drug into ...

Act, Intention, and Motive in the Criminal Law - JStor

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used in criminal law, as well as of the actual concepts which underlie them. ... 2 " The intent and the act must concur to constitute the crime." Per. Lord Kenyon ...

Intention in criminal law: why is it so difficult to find?

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See Smith & Hogan Criminal Law (9th ed) Smith JC, p 55. Contrast Clarkson and Keating "Presumably, as foresight of a virtual certainty is not itself intention, but ...

Mens Rea - A Defendant's Mental State - Criminal Law - FindLaw

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Most crimes require what attorneys refer to as mens rea, which is simply Latin ... likely lack the necessary mens rea or mental intent necessary under a drug law, ...

Oblique Intention - Cambridge Journals

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not sufficiently consider the specific requirements of the criminal law. Indeed, they mix up the ordinary meaning of the word "intention" with its desirable legal ...

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May 5, 2013 ... ... the most culpable form of mens rea that of Direct and Indirect Intention. ... Mastering Criminal Law: The Mens Rea Example - Duration: 3:36.
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mens rea intention - e-lawresources.co.uk

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Mens rea in criminal law is concerned with the state of mind of the defendant. Most true crimes will require proof of mens rea. Where mens rea is not required the ...

Criminal Intent - The Law Dictionary

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Definition of Criminal Intent: Criminal intent is a necessary component of a “ conventional” crime and involves a conscious decision on the part of one party to  ...

Principles - mens rea - intention

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The objective test of intention used was reversed by the Criminal Justice Act 1967 ... (a) shall not be bound in law to infer that he intended or foresaw a result of ...