TITLE

MORE APPEALING JOINT ENTERPRISE

AUTHOR(S)
DYSON, MATTHEW
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Cambridge Law Journal;Nov2010, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p425
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the court case R v. Mendez and Thompson which involved a group of men who attacked a victim with various weapons and eventually stabbed the victim to death. According to the author, R v. Mendez and Thompson highlights the doctrine of joint enterprise liability which allows parties involved in one crime to be convicted of another crime where they had foresight that the second crime could occur.
ACCESSION #
55232150

 

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