LAW-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 33
- Mr. A, a chronic heart patient was drawn into a political debate and in the course of the argument, his adversary looked at him fiercely and said that people like him should be hit till they are dead. Hearing this, A suffers from a heart attack and dies on the spot. Discuss the liability of his adversary. Argue for the state also.
- A, a minor girl, leaves her parents’ house because of ill treatment and lives with B, her friend. Can he be prosecuted for kidnapping?
- “Although the requirements of mens rea are general throughout the criminal law, there are numerous exceptions to it.” Explain with illustrations.