Section 3.3: Elements of Crimes
|Describe the actus reus element of crimes.
|Describe the mens rea element of crimes referencing the four culpable mental states recognized in the Model Penal Code.
|Explain what is meant by strict liability, and given examples of strict liability offenses.
|Define the element of concurrence.
|Differentiate between crimes of general intent and crimes of specific intent.
|Describe the element of harm, and how the element of cause relates to it.
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- Bill of Attainder
- Actual Possession
- Actus Reus
- Constructive Possession
- Elements (of crimes)
- Malice Aforethought
- Model Penal Code
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Last Updated: 04/21/2021