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NCJ Number: 31700 Find in a Library
Title: EMOTIONAL ACT UNDER ALCOHOL INTOXICATION - CASES AND THEIR CONSIDERATION
Journal: ACTA CRIMINOLOGIAE ET MEDICINAE LEGALIS JAPONICA  Volume:41  Issue:4  Dated:(AUGUST 1975)  Pages:38-48
Author(s): J KAGEYAMA
Corporate Author: Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Japanese Assoc of Criminology
Japan
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 11
Sponsoring Agency: Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Tokyo 113, Japan
Format: Article
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
Annotation: THREE JAPANESE CRIMINAL CASES IN WHICH THE DEGREE OF CRIMINAL RESPONSIBILITY WAS DETERMINED ON THE BASIS OF THE DEGREE OF INTOXICATION OF THE OFFENDER IN COMBINATION WITH THE DEGREE OF EMOTION AT THE TIME OF OFFENSE.
Abstract: THE OFFENDER'S EXPERIENCE OF AWAKENING SOON AFTER THE OFFENSE IS USED AS A CRITERION FOR INDICATING A DISTURBANCE OF CONSCIOUSNESS WHICH JUSTIFIES A DIMINISHED RESPONSIBILITY. --IN JAPANESE
Index Term(s): Alcohol consumption analysis; Alcoholics; Criminal responsibility; Drug effects; Japan
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