In the context of this chapter and, having discussed these issues in class, answer these questions:
- What are the criminal law elements that must be proven for a crime to have been committed and a particular person held responsible for the crime?
- What is the difference between lacking competency to stand trial and lacking criminal responsibility?
- Which categories of persons has the Supreme Court decided are ineligible for the death penalty in the United States and why?
As with prior even-numbered chapters – NO APA format required. There is a maximum page requirement – answer the questions adequately in NO MORE than three pages.