Manifest Madness: Mental Incapacity in the Criminal Law (Oxford Monographs on Criminal Law & Justice) by Arlie Loughnan
English | June 18, 2012 | ISBN: 0199698597 | 307 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
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Whether it is a question of the age below which a child cannot be held liable for their actions, or the attribution of responsibility to defendants with mental illnesses, mental incapacity is a central concern for legal actors, policy makers, and legislators when it comes to crime and justice.