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www.debate.org/opinions/should-the-insanity-defense-be-abolished

Criminals are still criminals no matter their mental state. Criminals, "insane" or not , still committed the crime at the end of the day and deserve punishment.

www.cnn.com/2015/02/11/opinion/cevallos-insanity-defense

Jul 17, 2015 ... The insanity defense is raised in less than 1% of felony cases, and it's only ... four other states followed suit and abolished the defense: Utah, Kansas, Idaho and ... Should our legal definition and recognition of illness and brain ...

www.szasz.com/insanity.pdf

SZASZ: I'm Thomas Szasz, professor of psychiatry emeritus at State. University in New York. My belief that the insanity defense should be abolished is based ...

law.jrank.org/pages/7666/Insanity-Defense-THERE-NEED-INSANITY-DEFENSE.html

Though the insanity defense is rarely invoked in criminal trials, it remains a ... If a person commits a criminal act, that person should be convicted. Mental ... which abolish the insanity defense and replace it with a new verdict of guilty but insane.

engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1413&context=jlh

Should the Insanity Defense be Abolished - An. Introduction to the Debate. Norval Morris. University of Chicago Law School. Richard Bonnie. University of ...

digitalcommons.law.yale.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3907&context=fss_papers

the appropriateness of any insanity-defense formula as well as efforts to evalu- ..... the standards to be applied in deciding whether" an individual should be.

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/local/longterm/aron/scotus032994.htm

... Supreme Court that said abolishing the insanity defense does not violate the .... This court should make clear that its decision {in 1992} does not cast doubt ...

www.jstor.org/stable/25711040

answerable for their actions, they should not be permitted ... defense of insanity is a trap for the insane, and a way .... Should Insanity Defense Be Abolished?

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/maybe-its-just-me/201101/debating-the-insanity-defense

Jan 21, 2011 ... Should the insanity defense be reconsidered in light of the Tucson shootings? Could eliminating the insanity defense actually strengthen the ...

www.avvo.com/legal-answers/should-insanity-defense-be-abolished--1509499.html

This is too complicated a question to answer here. I suggest you run a Google search. In my opinion the insanity defense should not be ...