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Unformatted text preview: intoxicated could be used to say that he did not know what he was doing. 2 nd Case Scenario Bullet Point # Mens Rea Y / N Type of Mens Rea Type of Defense Rationale (50 to 75 words in length) 5 y Reckless N egligence Coercion Duress I would believe that Coercion/ Duress would work as a defense in this case since the man’s intentions were good and full hearted then when he had lost control he did all he could to save his life and forgot about what he was really trying to do and CJS 220 panicked and saved his life. 3 rd Case Scenario Bullet Point # Mens Rea Y / N Type of Mens Rea Type of Defense Rationale (50 to 75 words in length) 7 N None Mistake of Fact I would believe this to be mistake of Fact since he did not intend for her to get hurt or believe that she would be. The man also was following what the woman had wanted since he could have been in trouble for not letting her out of the car when she wanted. CJS 220...
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- Spring '10
- Criminal Justice, Alcohol intoxication, Intoxication