When using the insanity plea, which sentence becomes longer, the prison sentence or a mental institution sentence?
Why is the insanity defense so difficult to prove? What factors must be proven for a person to be deemed legally insane?
This material may consist of step-by-step explanations on how to solve a problem or examples of proper writing, including the use of citations, references, bibliographies, and formatting. This material is made available for the sole purpose of studying and learning - misuse is strictly forbidden.The insanity defense is an issue that attracts a lot of controversy, even though it is rarely invoked. Also, according to Neville (2010) cases that invoke the insanity defense tend to receive media attention. Further, Neville (2010) asserts that...