Tag Archives: Criminal Law

Principles of Criminal Law – Intention – an essential element of crime

ABSTRACT This research paper deals with various aspects of intention under criminal law. Intention is one of the essential elements for an act to constitute crime. Eventually this research paper identifies its research questions regarding Actus Reus and Mens Rea and on the aspect of proving intention. In other words intention may be called “Mens… Read More »

Are you afraid you will be prosecuted and punished for the acts done without any criminal intention?

Know more about acts done in good faith in self defence etc. without any criminal intention! Section 76. I.P.C.: Act done by a person bound, or by mistake of fact believing himself bound, by law –Nothing is an offense which is done by a person who is, or who by reason of a mistake of… Read More »