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Unformatted text preview: (i)  If the element involves the nature of his conduct or the aDendant circumstances, he is aware that his conduct of that nature or that such circumstances exist; and (ii)  if the element involves a result of his conduct, he is aware that it is pracHcally certain that his conduct will cause such a result. MPC Mens Rea States It shall be a felony to recklessly cause another person to take any poison or destrucJve or noxious thing so as to thereby endanger life. MPC 2.02(2)(c) Recklessly. A person acts recklessly with respect to a material element of an offense when he consciously disregards a substanJal and unjusJfiable risk that the material element exists or will result from his conduct. The risk must be of such a nature and degree that, considering the nature and purpose of the actor's conduct and the circumstances known to him, its disregard involves a gross deviaJon from the standard of conduct that a law- abiding person would observe in the actor's situaJon. MPC Mens Rea States It shall be a felony to negligently cause another person to take any poison or destrucJve or noxious thing so as to thereby endanger life. MPC 2.02(2)(d) Negligently. A person acts negligently with respect to a material element of an offense when he should be aware of a substanJal and unjusJfiable risk that the material element exists or will result from his conduct. The risk must be of such a nature and degree that the actor's failure to perceive it, considering the nature and purpose of his conduct and the circumstances known to him, involves a gross deviaJon from the standard of care that a reasonable person would observe in the actor's situaJon. MPC Mens Rea States It shall be a felony to negligently cause another person to take any poison or destrucJve or noxious thing so as to thereby endanger life. MPC 2.02(3) Culpability Required Unless Otherwise Provided. When the culpability sufficient to establish a material element of an offense is not prescribed by law, such element is established if a person acts purposely, knowingly or recklessly with respect thereto. MPC Sec. 2.02(5) SubsHtutes for Negligence, Recklessness, and Knowledge. When the law provides that negligence suffices to establish an element of an offense,...
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This note was uploaded on 09/26/2013 for the course LAW NONE taught by Professor Olson during the Fall '12 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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