Browsing Department of Law by Subject "defences"
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Circumstance, Choice and the Denial of a Superior Orders Defence in International and Comparative Criminal Justice (Article)Claims that an actor who followed orders issued by a superior should be granted a defence to a criminal offence are largely rejected in international and domestic criminal law. Various justifications have been offered: ...
(Article)A critical anlysis of the wrongness limb of the M'Naghten Rules,calling for the decision windle to be reconsidered.