Criminal law course work
the question bellow is what the coursework on
Re-sit Coursework Questions 2016/17:
Mary, Paul, Ken and Andrew share an apartment. One evening they agree to make a false insurance claim. However, Andrew has some misgivings and tells the other three that he is pulling out of the
agreement. Ken submits the claim in his name, albeit with strong words of encouragement from Mary and Paul. Ultimately, the claim is rejected due to terms of cover of which they were unaware. Paul
and Ken decide to laugh it off and go for a drink. Mary, who is in a relationship with Paul, is feeling nervous and goes for a long walk. In the ensuing weeks she becomes estranged from Paul and is
diagnosed with depression and anxiety.
A few months later, Mary catches her husband Paul sleeping with Ken. Mary is outraged and, shaking with extreme anger, runs down three flights of stairs to the kitchen. She picks up a kitchen
knife, runs back upstairs to the bedroom and stabs Paul to death. Ken is horrified and, thinking that Mary is going to kill him, grabs the knife from Mary and starts to attack her. However, he only
manages to make a few small cuts, scratching her arms and face.
On the way out Ken runs into Andrew and angrily pushes him aside. Andrew hits his head on a nearby road sign. He falls down on the street screaming in agony with blood pouring from a deep wound in
Advise Mary, Ken and Andrew as to their liability, if any, for criminal offences.
the writer must:
1- the word count is 1500 words including the footnote!!
2- use OSCOLA Referencing style (will attach document on how to do it)
3- MUST use foot notes (its part of the word count)
4- write the offences liability in a chronological matter
5- reference cases and statutes in the text to relate to the point!!
6- I want a draft of half of the coursework in 5 days
7- make good use of all the documents I will attach as additional files.
I will attach sets of folders with series of documents in them please make good use of them:
– Coursework Question (it has extra instructions bellow it
– Past paper with the answer (this has a different coursework question, but shows exactly how the coursework should look like at the end. it shows cases and legislation referenced in-text, the use
of footnotes, OSCOLA Referencing style and the structure of the essay)
– 2 pastpaper – Coursework Guideline Answer
– module handbook,
– marking criteria,
– coursework guidance slides,
– citation guide
– a sample law essay showing citation, cases and statutes.
– all the criminal law lectures