The Insanity Defence in English Law

Date

2022-12-15

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Publisher

Oxford University Press

Type

Book chapter

Peer reviewed

Yes

Abstract

This chapter traces the development of the defence of insanity in English law including an analysis of the author's empirical studies into the defence.

Description

Keywords

Insanity Defence in English Law, LAW/JURISPRUDENCE

Citation

Mackay, R. (2022) The Insanity Defence in English Law. In: The Insanity Defence - International and Comparative Perspectives, (Ed) Ronnie Mackay and Warren Brookbanks, Oxford University Press

Rights

Research Institute

Centre for Law, Justice and Society