Sleepwalking, also known as somnambulism or noctambulism, is a phenomenon
of combined .... to walk in his sleep and to commit a violent crime while genuinely
unconscious, then such a person would no...
Mar 8, 2013 ... FRIDAY, March 8 (HealthDay News) -- Adults don't always outgrow sleepwalking,
and among those who don't, 58 percent may become violent ...
Aug 1, 2007 ... Violent behaviors were associated with provocation or close proximity in 40-90
percent of sleepwalking cases. The provocation was often quite ...
Sleepwalking, formally known as somnambulism, is a behavior disorder that
originates ... (when sleepwalking occurs in conjunction with sleep terrors); Violent
Aug 3, 2007 ... Disorders of arousal (i.e., sleepwalking, confusional arousals and sleep terrors)
have sometimes been associated with violent behaviors ...
May 8, 2009 ... Defense lawyers blamed these violent crimes on unconscious acts performed by
a sleeping defendant.
Sep 6, 2013 ... Prior to this event, there was a history of occasional non-violent and non-injurious
sleepwalking episodes occurring every 2-3 months.
Mar 1, 2013 ... A new study found that adult sleepwalking is a potentially serious condition that
may induce violent behaviors and affect health-related quality ...
Violent behaviour during sleepwalking, in contrast, tended to occur when the
sleepwalking episode was already underway and the individual was approached
Nov 30, 2000 ... Night terrors, also associated with sleepwalking, are episodes of confused
arousal in which people experience extreme fright and violence.