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Legal tests relevant to psychiatry 

Legal tests relevant to psychiatry
Legal tests relevant to psychiatry

Nigel Eastman

, Gwen Adshead

, Simone Fox

, Richard Latham

, and Seán Whyte

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date: 15 June 2021

Fitness to plead 474

Fitness to give evidence 477

Confessions 479

Capacity to form intent 481

Automatism 483

Involuntary intoxication 485

Voluntary intoxication 486

Intoxication and specific defences 487

Insanity 489

Diminished responsibility 491

Reform of diminished responsibility 494

Expert evidence in diminished responsibility 497...

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