Elements of a Crime and Jurisdiction’
compare and contrast the roles of mens rea (i.a, guilty min” rel=”nofollow”>ind) and actus rea (i.a, the forbidden act or omission) as they relate to provin” rel=”nofollow”>ing a crime has been committed.Discuss whether the concurrent occurrence of these elements is more beneficial to the prosecution or the defense. Justify your response. It is common knowledge that jurisdiction, the official power to make egal decisions and judgments, is vitally important to the adversarial legal system. Discuss the importance of havin” rel=”nofollow”>ing either subject matter jurisdiction or personal jurisdiction over the cause of action.