Codification of the Common Law as to Insanity

  • Edward C. Mann
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    Journal of psychological medicine and mental…


I am sure that the acute minds of many of our most distinguished lawyers have not failed to perceive the incongruities and deficiencies of the present law, and yet there are many who seem adverse to any attempt to make the law of insanity more conformable than it is with medical science. Lord Justice Bramwell told the Select Committee on the Homicide Bill… (More)


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