The Golds Standard of Substantial Impairment
In Golds the Court of Appeal altered the approach to the meaning of the word "substantial" in the new diminished responsibility plea. We argue that this was a mistake which we hope will be recognised by the Supreme Court.
Citation : Mitchell, B. and Mackay, R. (2015) The Golds Standard of Substantial Impairment. Archbold Review, 4 May 11
ISSN : 0961-4249
Research Group : Criminal Law and Criminal Justice
Research Institute : Institute for Evidence-Based Law Reform (IELR)
Peer Reviewed : No
- Department of Law