noun বিশেষ্য পদ

Actus reus meaning in assamese

actus reus

  • Pronunciation

    /ˌaktəsˈɹeɪəs/

  • Definition

    activity that transgresses moral or civil law

    নৈতিক বা দেৱানী আইন উলংঘা কৰা কাৰ্য্যকলাপ

  • Synonyms

    wrongdoing (অন্যায় কৰা)

noun বিশেষ্য পদ

Actus reus meaning in assamese

actus reus

  • Definitions

    1. An act, or series of acts, considered as separate from the intentions or state of mind of the perpetrator in the context of criminal law.

    অপৰাধমূলক আইনৰ প্ৰেক্ষাপটত অপৰাধীৰ উদ্দেশ্য বা মনৰ অৱস্থাৰ পৰা পৃথক বুলি গণ্য কৰা কাৰ্য্য বা কাৰ্য্যৰ শৃংখলা।

  • Examples:
    1. A brute emotional reflex to the actus reus, the bad act (‘She killed her husband! Shame!’), could trigger an urge for retribution regardless of her intention.

    2. Every criminal offence must contain actus reus elements. A defendant will not be liable for a criminal offence unless the actus reus of the offence is proved: Deller (1952)36 Cr app r 184. Although the vast majority of criminal offences consist of both actus reus elements and mens rea elements, some criminal offences do not require a mens rea element for every element of the actus reus.

    3. It is hornbook criminal law that criminal offenses are defined in terms of an actus reus (criminal act) and a mens rea (criminal mind).