Subjects under University of New South Wales
Document Details

Cheat Sheet for Criminal Laws

User Description:
Covers all crim classes. Ready to take into the final exam and useful for finals study.

Thinkswap Satisfaction Guarantee

Each document purchased on Thinkswap is covered by our Satisfaction Guarantee policy. If you are not satisfied with the quality of any document, or you believe the document was incorrectly described or categorised, Thinkswap will provide a full refund of exchange credits so you can check out another document. For more information please click here.

This student studied:
Claim a Thinkswap Bounty

Do you know if the Subject listed above has changed recently? Click report to earn free Exchange Credits!

Document Information:
47 Pages Complete Study Notes > 2 Years old
Share

5 Ex Credits


Document Screenshots:
Topics this document covers:
Criminal law Law Common law Criminal defenses English criminal law Elements of crime Homicide Manslaughter Automatism Murder in English law Self-defence Mens rea OR GBH (Royall)
This is a Complete Set of Study Notes

Complete Study Notes typically cover at least half a semester’s content or several topics in greater depth. They are typically greater than 20 pages in length and go into more detail when covering topics.

What are Exchange Credits:

Exchange Credits represent the worth of each document on Thinkswap. In exchange for uploading documents you will receive credits. These can then be used to checkout other documents on Thinkswap.

Topics this document covers:
Criminal law Law Common law Criminal defenses English criminal law Elements of crime Homicide Manslaughter Automatism Murder in English law Self-defence Mens rea OR GBH (Royall)
Sample Text:
1.2. MR: malice aforethought → s 18(1)(a) o Intent to kill OR o Intent to inflict grievous bodily harm OR o Reckless indifference to human life OR o Constructive murder - no mens rea requirement if a homicide was committed (by the accused OR an accomplice) during the commission of a crime that attracts life/25 years imprisonment (discriminates based on crime committed) • S 18(2)(a) → act must be malicious; Coleman (1990) stated malice covered by MR requirements 1.2. Grievous Bodily Harm 1.2.1. Crimes Act 1900 (NSW) • S 4 – damage to a woman’s unborn foetus, any permanent or serious disfiguring of a person, any grievous bodily disease (inflict the disease) • S 20 – a foetus becomes a human being when it takes its first breath o Iby (2005) → any sign of life satisfies s 20 e.g. heartbeat. Don’t need to show they could ...
Similar Documents to Cheat Sheet for Criminal Laws

Criminal Law Problem Question Exam Summary

This student studied:
Australian National University - LAWS1206 - Criminal Law and Procedure

Complete exam notes ready for problem questions, with case law and relevant legislation. I received a HD in this subject.

5 Ex Credits

View Details

Criminal Law Summary

This student studied:
Western Sydney University - 200006 - Introduction to Law

Quick Easy Exam Summary for use in the exam. Sexual Assault Murder Manslaughter and much much more

1 Ex Credit

View Details

Criminal Law Notes

This student studied:
Western Sydney University - 200010 - Criminal Law

Comprehensive criminal law notes that cover all areas ranging from the basic elements that constitute crime & murder to the requirements of sentencing. Detailed references to statutes are made throughout.

5 Ex Credits

View Details

Complete Legislation with Cases

This student studied:
Western Sydney University - 200010 - Criminal Law

This document contains all the legislation required for the course, along with the cases where the legislation has been used. Perfect for revision and referral, extremely useful for exams.

5 Ex Credits

View Details