Question 17 out of 7 pointsAble wanted to kill Baker. Able believed in voodoo. More specifically, Able believed thatby sticking pins into a voodoo doll made to look like Baker, he would cause Baker tosuffer a slow and painful death. Able obtained a voodoo doll made to look like Baker,and performed a voodoo ritual to ensure that the doll would serve its intended purpose.Able then began to stick pins into the voodoo doll. Of course, Baker did not die as aresult of Able’s acts. Is Able guilty of attempted murder?
Question 27 out of 7 pointsCharlie and Debbie decided to make methamphetamine for themselves and theirfriends. Debbie looked up a recipe to make methamphetamine on the Internet. Charliewent to the local drug store and bought some iodine and some matches, two of theingredients in the recipe. However, Charlie was unable to purchase any Sudafed or othermedications containing ephedrine, another ingredient in the recipe, due to newrestrictions imposed by state law on such purchases. After Charlie left the drug store,the pharmacist called the police and reported Charlie’s efforts to purchase Sudafed.Charlie and Debbie were both arrested. Is Debbie guilty of attempted manufacture ofmethamphetamine?
Question 30 out of 7 pointsJack and Smack are at the corner store. They really want some 5 Guys fries, but theydon’t have any money. Jack has a plan. He tells Smack that if he (Smack) will distractthe cashier by talking about last night’s episode of “The Biggest Loser,” he (Jack) willstuff fries down his pockets for them to split when they get back to the White House.Smack agrees. However, Smack feels the need to “get into character.” In order to dothat, Smack goes home to watch his TiVo recording of “The Biggest Loser.” When Smackis confident that he knows everything about exercise and eating right, he and Jack walkback to the store. Smack distracts the cashier by chatting about his favorite trainer,Jillian. As Jack picks up some fries and puts them in his pocket, an old woman raps him