The M'Naghten Rules - a brief historical note

Date

2019-11

Advisors

Journal Title

Journal ISSN

ISSN

0011-135X

DOI

Volume Title

Publisher

Sweet and Maxwell

Type

Article

Peer reviewed

Yes

Abstract

This paper reveals the number and identities of the signatories to the M'Naghten Rules. However, the paper also confirms that some doubts about this issue remain.

Description

Keywords

Defences, Insanity, Judges, Legal History, M'Naghten Rules

Citation

Mackay, R. (2019) The M'Naghten Rules - a brief historical note. Criminal Law Review, 11, pp.966-970.

Rights

Research Institute

Centre for Law, Justice and Society