in Criminal Law
Asked September 01, 2013

Mental Elements in Crimes?

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What are the different mental elements of different crimes?

Answer 1

There are no different mental elements. Just one "mens rea" . That's what defines whether you actually intended to commit crime. 

It plays most important role in 306 Indian Penal Code cases. Where it's usually the deciding factor.

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