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About the Lawcards Series

Criminal Lawcards Checklist

    Chapter 1: The nature of a crime
  • Actus reus
  • Causation
  • Omissions
  • Mens rea
  • Intention
  • Recklessness
  • Negligence
  • Strict liability
  • Transferred malice

Chapter 2: Inchoate offences and participation

  • Encouraging or assisting crime
  • Conspiracy
  • Attempt
  • Participation
  • Joint enterprise

    Chapter 3: Non-fatal offences against the person
  • Assault and battery
  • s 47 OAPA 1861
  • s 20 OAPA 1861
  • s 18 OAPA 1861
  • ss 23, 24 OAPA 1861
  • Sexual offences

Chapter 4: Fatal offences

  • Homicide
  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Provocation
  • Diminished responsibility
  • Constructive manslaughter
  • Gross negligence manslaughter

Chapter 5: Offences against property

  • Theft
  • Robbery
  • Burglary
  • Criminal damage
  • Fraud
  • Making off without payment
  • Handling stolen goods

Chapter 6: General defences

  • Insanity
  • Automation
  • Age
  • Intoxication
  • Mistake
  • Necessity
  • Duress
  • Self-defence