Bratty v A-G for Northern Ireland 
- The defendant strangled the victim
- Could insanity be pleaded as a defence?
- Although unlawful killing must be a voluntary act, the defendant had failed to prove that he was insane (note that the legal burden is on the defendant to prove that he was insane)
- The trial judge’s conclusion were correct
Posted in Criminal Law Revision Notes.
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