Debating Intoxication: response to commentaries
Research output: Contribution to journal › Comment/debate › peer-review
Colleges, School and Institutes
- University of Sussex
The lack of scientific or clinical clarity faced by courts dealing with cases involving intoxicated criminal defendants is unavoidable, but introducing further legal ambiguity to meet policy goals introduces ever greater risk of problematic (including unjust) legal outcomes.
- Alcohol and drugs, criminal law, mens rea, mental disorders, psychosis, self‐defence