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gent7711 3 I point Which of the following statements accurately describes the concept of transferred malice? The transfer of D's general criminal intent from X to V. A doctrine used when

D has no specific victim. 00000 D1 and 02 hatch a plan to murder V.D1 stabs V with a knife, killing her. D2 is also guilty of murder because D1's intention to kill Vis transferred from D1 to D2 A doctrine used to ensure is still guilty though he/she is mistaken as to the identity of V. The transfer of D's mens rea from one potential victim to another actual victim within the same type of offence. Previous Next

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