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Criminal Trials and Mental Disorders Case
Analyze criminal trials and mental disorders cases.
James Holmes was guilty of murder for his shooting spree at a movie theater in Aurora, CO. Research this case and evaluated why he was not considered mentally unfit for trial. Discuss how insanity is measured (irresistible impulse, substantial capacity, M’Naghten rule or etc.). Explain the criminal defense of insanity and how it is measured in your paper.