[Get Answer ]-Zombie Attacks Insanity Plea
Recently, a bizarre rash of crimes have occurred dealing with individualseating parts of other individual’s bodies. These “zombie” attacks areodd to say the least, however, legally, one must ask, are these individualslegally insane? Could they use this as a defense? Not Guilty by reason ofInsanity? Here is a recent news article that explores one of those specificcases (NOTE: Infamous serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer who ate parts of his victimswas found criminally responsible, the court rejected his insanity defense). Please see reading material at: http://e.standard.net/stories/2012/06/19/accused-brain-eating-cannibal-moved-mental-hospital
Explain in a 1 page discussion why you do or do not think these individuals will have a successfulinsanity defense and make sure to apply the necessary elements of insanity toyour answer.