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Published by G.P. Putnam"s sons in New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographic footnotes.

Statementby John S. Butler
LC ClassificationsRC602 .B97
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 59 p. ;
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24489480M
LC Control Number07034120

Thomas Bishop was 25 when he escaped from an institution for the criminally insane. Behind was a grotesque history of pain, murder and abiding rage. Insanity is an excuse for the commission of acts which in others would be crimes, because the insane man has no intention; it deprives a man also from entering into any valid contract. Vide Lunacy; Non compos mentis, and Stock on the Law of Non Compotes Mentis; 1 Hagg. Cons. R. ; 3 Addams, R. 90, 91, , ; 3 Hagg. Eccl. R. , ,   There is no such legal concept as "insane". The insanity defense to a crime does not even use the word "insane". There are two elements to a crime. They are the "Actus reus" or 'bad act' and the "Mens Rea" or "guilty mind". To be guilty of a crime you must both .

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[John Simpkins Butler] -- I believe strictly recent insanity in very many cases, is radically curable under the prompt, persistent, and united use of medical and moral means.

These, to. Medical Treatment of Insanity. Entry from Central State Hospital Prescription Book, [44kb] Nineteenth-century treatments for mental illness reflected physicians' understanding of the moral and physical causes of insanity.

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Insanity, madness, and craziness are terms that describe a spectrum of individual and group behaviors that are characterized by certain abnormal mental or behavioral patterns. Insanity can be manifest as violations of societal norms, including a person or persons becoming a danger to themselves or to other tually, mental insanity also is associated with the biological phenomenon.

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Among the special causes, may be mentioned excessive mental exertion, powerful emotions, unrestrained passions, sexual excesses. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version.

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likes. Welcome to the mad house! This is a place for me to display my own creative madness and show off work from other authors, artist, and anyone ers: 1. Insanity doesn't mean "mental disease or mental defect". Mental disease and defect are medical terms; insanity is a legal term.

Mental disease/defect are part of insanity. They are only legal insanity when they affect a person's reason and/or will. 2. Consequences resulting from "not guilty by reason of insanity" are too lenient or nonexistent.