Bonnie, Jeffries and Low's A Case Study in the Insanity Defense—The Trial of John W. Hinckley, Jr., 3d

Imprint
Foundation Press
ISBN-13
9781599413846
Primary Subject
Criminal Law
Format
Softbound
Copyright
2008
Series
Coursebook
Softbound - New, softbound print book.

Description

This casebook first presents a background introduction and provides the history behind the insanity defense. The text features extensive coverage of the John W. Hinckley Jr. trial. It reviews the reactions to the verdict, comments and questions from the trial, and insanity defense reform after the trial. It also includes coverage of Hinckley's hospitalization and treatment.