assault and battery

Assault and Battery – The Main Differences

Assault and Battery Clever Content Legal terms you need to know What is assault? What is battery? Common defences. Legal terms you need to know Unconsented: Not agreed to.  Harm: Physical or mental damage or injury. Merriam-webster.com Offensive: Causing resentful displeasure; highly irritating, angering, or annoying. Dictionary.com Grope: Unwelcome sexual touching. Excessive force: A force […]

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Intent

Intent Mens Rea / Actus Reus – Business Law Introduction

Introduction To Business Law Criminal Intent – Mens Rea – Actus Reus Clever Content What Is Intent? What Are The Main Elements Needed To Prove Intent? Mens rea Actus reus Malice aforethought Specific intent General intent. What Is Intent? Intent refers to the person’s mental state and motivation for carrying out a criminal act.  It is the […]

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Law enforcement

What Is A Crime? Criminal Law Introduction

Introduction To Criminal Law What Is A Crime? Clever Content What Is A Crime? What Are The Main Criminal Terms? The Criminal System (Introduction). What Is A Crime? According to the University Of London Law School a crime is: ‘…when the conduct in question has a sufficiently serious social impact to justify the state, rather […]

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