Culpability Level - that a law-abiding person would observe...

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Culpability Level Conduct Attendant   Circumstances Result Purposely D’s conscious object  is to engage in such  conduct. D is aware or hopes  or believes  circumstances exist. D’s conscious  conduct is to cause  this result. Knowingly D is aware that his  conduct is of this  nature. D is aware the  circumstances exist. D is aware that the  result is practically  certain. Recklessly D consciously  disregards a  substantial and  unjustifiable risk that  he is engaging in this  proscribed conduct. D consciously  disregards a  substantial and  unjustifiable risk that  the proscribed  circumstances exist. D consciously  disregards a  substantial and  unjustifiable risk that  the result will occur. This disregard involves a gross deviation from the standard of conduct 
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Unformatted text preview: that a law-abiding person would observe, considering defendant’s purpose and the circumstances known to him. ← Negligently “grossly” fails to recognize a substantial and unjustifiable risk he is engaging in this conduct “grossly” fails to recognize an unjustifiable risk that the proscribed circumstances exist. “grossly” fails to recognize a substantial and unjustifiable risk that the result will occur. ← ← The failure to recognize the risk, given defendant’s purpose and the circumstances known to him, involves a gross deviation from the standard of care a reasonable person would observe....
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2010 for the course LAW 840 taught by Professor Tim during the Spring '10 term at University of Louisville.

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