Crim Outline - Criminal Law 1 I LEGALITY.4 A N O VAGUENESS...

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Unformatted text preview: Criminal Law 1 I. LEGALITY................................................................................................................................................................4 A. N O VAGUENESS OR RETROACTIVITY ...............................................................................................................................4 B. R ULE OF L ENITY ........................................................................................................................................................4 II. CULPABILITY........................................................................................................................................................4 A. I NVOLUNTARY A CTS ...................................................................................................................................................4 B. O MISSIONS ................................................................................................................................................................4 C. D ISTINGUISHING O MISSION FROM A CTS .........................................................................................................................5 III. MENS REA.............................................................................................................................................................5 A. C OMMON L AW T ERMINOLOGY .....................................................................................................................................5 B. I NTENT I NFERRED .......................................................................................................................................................5 C. N EGLIGENCE STANDARD ..............................................................................................................................................6 D. O STRICH I NSTRUCTION ................................................................................................................................................6 IV. MISTAKE OF FACT.............................................................................................................................................6 A. M ORAL WRONG PRINCIPLE ...........................................................................................................................................6 B. L ESSER- CRIME PRINCIPLE .............................................................................................................................................6 C. MPC.......................................................................................................................................................................7 V. STRICT LIABILITY...............................................................................................................................................7 A. P URPOSE ...................................................................................................................................................................7....
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course CRM 100 taught by Professor Cary during the Fall '07 term at Brooklyn Law School.

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Crim Outline - Criminal Law 1 I LEGALITY.4 A N O VAGUENESS...

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