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- Second, the accused must have the requisite malicious intent to do a criminal act, or mens rea .
- Some common law systems, including Australia, are moving away from the idea of consideration as a requirement.
- This partly reflected Germany’s status as a rising power in the late 19th century.
- The use of statistical methods in court cases and law review articles has grown massively in importance in the last few decades.
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