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God The Mother
IN THE WESTERN WORLD, we are all familiar with the concept of a male god, whether the idea comes from Christianity, Judaism or Mohammedanism. When we think of a male god, at the back of our minds is a picture of an old man in the sky, who has a certain set of...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
The word "Hypnosis" is derived form the Greek word "hypnos" meaning sleep, Although hypnosis is not sleep in fact quite the opposite. Hypnosis is a way of accessing the subconscious mind in a controlled and conscious way. There are many...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
A View on the Wiccan Rede
I was listening to radio evangelist Bob Larson talk to a witch on his radio show. The witch mentioned the Wiccan Rede "as you harm none, do as you will." He snorted and ridiculed the idea that such a simple idea could be a legitimate basis for...
Paganism & Wicca >> The Wiccan Rede
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 7
MAKING FRIENDS WITH NATURE AND NATURAL LAW The fall of human society has not occurred overnight. It has taken many centuries, many millennia in fact, for the Divine potentials and inherent genius of the human being to degrade into the modern...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Pagan Musings
We're of the old religion, sired of Time, and born of our beloved Earth Mother. For too long the people have trodden a stony path that goes only onward beneath a sky that goes only upwards. The Horned God plays in a lonely glade for the people are scattered...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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How the insanity defence against a murder charge works
NSW criminal law relies on the M'Naghten Rules to define the test for insanity.
The Man Who Killed a President Over a Political Appointment
Edward Charles Spitzka, a cocky 30-year-old who was a fierce opponent of the M'naghten rule, testified on Guiteau's behalf. Spitzka agreed with Gray: Yes, Guiteau ...
James Holmes Found Guilty of Murder in Colorado Theater Shooting Trial
The jury of nine women and three men rejected arguments by defense lawyers that Mr. Holmes should be found not guilty by reason of insanity because he was mentally ill and didn't know the killing was morally wrong. Mr.
Colorado Shooter's Urge to Kill Could Set Him Free
A jury will soon decide whether James Holmes is guilty or not guilty by reason of insanity. ... The rule has undergone little to no reform since 1843.
Glassboro students explore literature through a dramatic lens
According to Tamburello, to find a defendant "not guilty by reason of insanity," jurists must decide that the defendant meets the standards of insanity dictated by the laws governing that location.

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The M'Naghten Rule - FindLaw
The M'Naghten Rule (or test) focuses on whether a criminal defendant knew ... the party accused was laboring under such a defect of reason, from disease of ...
M'Naghten rules - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The M'Naghten rules were a reaction to the acquittal in 1843 of Daniel M'Naghten on the .... Rules and her conviction was quashed. The general rule was stated that the Rules apply only to cases in which the defect of reason is substantial.
M'Naghten Rule - Legal Dictionary - The Free Dictionary
Under the M'Naghten rule, a criminal defendant is not guilty by reason of insanity ... under such a defect of reason, from a disease of the mind, as not to know the ...
Insanity defense | Wex Legal Dictionary / Encyclopedia | LII / Legal ...
The court acquitted M'Naghten "by reason of insanity," and he was placed in a ... The "M'Naghten rule" was a standard to be applied by the jury, after hearing ... the accused was laboring under such a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, ...
M'Naghten Rules Definition -
The legal definition of M'Naghten Rules is A defence to criminal law liability ... the party accused was labouring under such a defect of reason, from disease of ...

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