DEFENSE OF ANOTHER
This post will answer the following legal questions regarding the defense of another:
Can a person use force to defend another?
How does the Commonwealth prove a person did not use force to come to the aid of another person?
MENTAL IMPAIRMENT SHORT OF INSANITY
This post will answer the following legal questions on the legal defense of mental impairment short of insanity:
What is mental impairment short of insanity?
What is “necessary intent”?
How does the Commonweal…
Tags: Burden of Proof, Criminal, Disability, Dismissed, Diversion, Magistrate, Mental Health, Mental Impairment, No Record, Not Guilty, Proof Beyond a Reasonable Doubt