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Unformatted text preview: premeditation/intention General intent crime whys arent important -crime was committed, someone did it, it was wrong Confidentiality if attorney asks for something, very confidential; if court asks, not confidential at all Competency mental disorder prevents one from benefitting from having an attorney; and/or doesnt understand proceedings against him/her Insanity mens rea (guilty mind) and actus reus (guilty act) are both needed for person to be judged insane. Not just what is done, but also what was intended. MNaughten. Murder 1 st degree, premeditated, intentional ; manslaughter, crime of passion...
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This note was uploaded on 03/12/2011 for the course PSC 165 taught by Professor Sommer during the Summer '10 term at UC Davis.
- Summer '10