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www.researchgate.net/post/Is_there_a_difference_between_the_terms_criminal_insanity_and_mental_illness_exhibiting_dangerous_behavior

"Criminally insane" indicates a pattern of behavior in which the person will use any ... To Respond to James Bowman: I believe the legal terminology is "Not Guilty by ... Those who are determined to be unable to make logical decisions are  ...

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Apr 19, 2006 ... Recent News on Schizophrenia and legal issues ... the worst part of the insanity definition is that if the person tries to conceal their actions or ... but the illness makes it so they can't control their behavior. the legal definition isn't ...

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The law varies from state to state, but in most courts that recognize the "insanity defense," someone is found to be legally insane if he or she meets one of three ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4676201

There were various tests used to declare a person legally insane such as ... a person's ability to form the intent necessary to make that person legally culpable.

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What are the legal standards for insanity? ... and judges are supposed to make: " While the 'guilty but mentally ill' category may seem to make juries' jobs easier, ...

scholarlycommons.law.northwestern.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1886&context=jclc

causes of insanity, the latter being in themselves irrelevant to the ques- tion of responsibility. ... mental abnormality-permanent or temporary-renders the person.

www.avvo.com/legal-guides/ugc/what-is-mental-illness-and-how-does-it-compare-to-insanity-1

Apr 14, 2010 ... If a person is found to be insane, they are NOT GUILTY of the offense. ... as to mental health, the court cannot make a finding in a vacuum. ... There are a variety of resources dealing with the legal definition of mental illness.

cogsci.stackexchange.com/questions/158/what-is-the-definition-of-sanity-how-can-i-prove-someone-either-sane-or-insane

Jan 24, 2012 ... Ben Brocka makes many fine points. Insanity is a legal definition and what constitutes insanity will vary state to state, even jurisdiction to ...

www.citizensinformation.ie/en/justice/criminal_law/criminal_trial/criminal_insanity_and_mental_health.html

Sep 21, 2015 ... The law regarding criminal insanity and mental health sets out rules on ... person cannot understand the charge or is unable to instruct a legal ...