Is automatism in Canada a viable defence?
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"the condition of being insane; a derangement of the mind. "
Therefore, since the offender was not in his/her right mind, they lack mens reus and are therefore not responsible for the crime committed.
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I have reported your arguments as you did not follow through on arguing the topic, rather going for it as well.
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