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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Insanity

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

www.hg.org/article.asp?id=40282

At times, a person may be considered psychotic but still not meet the legal definition of being insane. The legal definition of insanity varies by jurisdiction.

legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Legally+insane

An insane person who knows not what he is doing, cannot contract nor ... Insanity preeents a marriage from being contracted, because consent is required.

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/in-therapy/200907/the-definition-insanity-is

Jul 27, 2009 ... Insanity. n. mental illness of such a severe nature that a person cannot ... It's informed by mental health professionals, but the term today is ...

www.quora.com/What-makes-someone-clinically-insane

No self-respecting psychologist or psychiatrist I know ever uses that term. Or " crazy. ... Sometimes a person is hospitalized--just like with other ... beings and our body gets highly affected by the emotions we are going through.

www.quora.com/What-makes-a-person-abnormal-crazy-or-insane

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

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insanity. n. mental illness of such a severe nature that a person cannot distinguish fantasy from reality, cannot conduct her/his affairs due to psychosis, or is ...

www.criminallawconsulting.com/blog/when-is-a-defendant-considered-legally-insane

May 17, 2012 ... What is required to prove a criminal defendant is legally insane? ... Under the M' Naghten test, a person is considered legally insane if: 1. at the ...

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Legal insanity is decided under what is called the "M'Naughton rule" (After Daniel ... After being released he became convinced that Flagstaff was ... How can a person be clinically insane but still be considered legally sane for ...