Fatal offences against the person.

This topic forms part of Section B of H415/1 the legal system and criminal law paper.

 Murder: actus reus and mens rea

• Voluntary manslaughter: defences of loss of control and diminished responsibility under Coroners and Justice Act 2009

• Involuntary manslaughter: unlawful act manslaughter and gross negligence manslaughter

 

 

 

 

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Actus Reus

 

 

Mens Rea

 

 

Transferred Malice

 

 

Foresight Of Consequences

Units and Topics

The following units are part of the OCR AS Level Law H015/A Level in Law H415 from 2017 course

OCR AS Level H015/01 The legal system and criminal law

OCR AS Level H015/02 – Law making and the law of tort

OCR A Level H415/01 – The legal system and criminal law

OCR A Level H415/2 - Law making and the law of tort

OCR A Level H415/03 - Further Law