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Chapter 3 Discussion questions Define civil law and explain how it differs from criminal law. Then read and answer the following scenario: A man aims a loaded gun at a woman and fires, intending to kill her, yet misses and kills a nearby child. With what crime can he be charged and how can intent be proven in this situation? Explain. The civil law is designed to address private wrong with a private citizen who believes that he or she has it I’m just in someway by another major issue that party for damages (Hemmens, Spohn,Brody, 2013, pg. 57). Civil law is basically designed to address wrongs and criminal law is designed to address violations of society rules. Criminal law is designed to allow for the adjudication and punishment of those who violate society rules or criminal laws (Hemmens,
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  • Spring '19
  • criminal law, Criminal liability, Brody

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