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Insanity, craziness, or madness is a spectrum of behaviors characterized by certain abnormal mental or behavioral patterns. Insanity may manifest as violations ...

Mental Illness vs. Insanity - Depression, Generalized Anxiety, Panic ...

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If there is a difference at all, it is one of scope. Mental illness is usually a broader and more inclusive term than Insanity. Insanity is usually reserved for describing  ...

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Jan 21, 2014 ... I go crazy.. for no reason... Website: http://thephatballers.weebly.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/PhatBallers Facebook: ...

The Definition of Insanity is... | Psychology Today

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Jul 27, 2009 ... Insanity is a concept discussed in court to help distinguish guilt from innocence. It's informed by mental health professionals, but the term today ...

What Is Mental Illness - What Are The Signs - Mental Health America

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Recognize the signs of mental illness and learn what is at Mental Health ... Mental Illness and the Family: Recognizing Warning Signs and How to Cope.

Does the Law Treat the Insane Differently Than the Retarded? - Slate

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Jun 27, 2001 ... There is little legal connection between insanity and mental retardation. "Insanity" is a legal term, not a medical one. "Mental retardation" is a ...

What is "mental illness" and how does it compare to "insanity"?

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Apr 14, 2010 ... In my career I have noticed a great deal of confusion between what it means to be legally "insane" and what it means to be "mentally ill". Most of ...

Insanity defense | Wex Legal Dictionary / Encyclopedia | LII / Legal ...

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Although a defense known as "diminished capacity" bears some resemblance to the "reason of insanity" defense (in that both examine the mental competence of ...

Mental Health: Types of Mental Illness - WebMD

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Learn more from WebMD about the different types of mental illness.

13 Men Condemned to Die Despite Severe Mental Illness | Mother ...

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Feb 12, 2013 ... In the context of an impending execution, insanity means you cannot ... that barring the death penalty for the severely mentally ill, given their ...

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Warning Signs of Mental Illness Psychiatry.org

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Learn about the early warning signs of mental illness, symptoms, and how to take action at Psychiatry.org.

Insanity Defense - FindLaw

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In some cases, the defendant may be found guilty but sentenced to a less severe punishment due to a mental impairment. In states that allow the insanity ...

Faking insanity: Forensic psychologists detect signs of malingering.

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Aug 7, 2012 ... When someone commits a horrific, inexplicable crime, we naturally wonder whether he's mentally ill: Who but a crazy person could do such a ...