Flashcards in Chapter 9 powerpoint pt. 2 Deck (46)
__________ ________ is rejected by some courts pointing that psychiatric testimony is unreliable and too confusing for jurors and that the _______ _______ is contrary to the notion that individuals are responsible for their actions.
The ______ ______ ______ provides that evidence that a defendant suffers from a mental disease or defect is admissible whenever it is relevant to prove that the defendant did or did not have a state of mind that is an element of the offense
Model Penal code
The Model Penal code provides that evidence that a defendant suffers from a mental disease or defect is _________ whenever it is relevant to prove that the defendant did or did not have a ______ __ ____ that is an element of the offense.
state of mind
__________ ___________ is a defense to any and all criminal offenses in those instances that the defendant’s state of mind satisfies the standard for the insanity defense in the state.
More than half of those arrested for felonies have been ________ or using _____.
_________ ___________ can occur by means of duress, mistake, fraud, or medication.
Involuntary intoxication can occur by means of ______, ______, _____, or _________.
_______– an individual is coerced into consuming an intoxicant
_______– an individual mistakenly consumes a narcotic rather than his or her prescribed medicine
_____– an individual consumes a narcotic as a result of a fraudulent misrepresentation of the nature of the substance
___________– an individual has an extreme and unanticipated reaction to medication prescribed by a doctor
Voluntary intoxication was not considered a defense under the early ________ ____, but was transformed in the ___th century
Offenses that required _______ intent – voluntary intoxication was an excuse.
Offenses that required specific intent – voluntary intoxication was an ______.
Offenses that required general intent – voluntary intoxication was _____ an _______.
not an excuse