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Medical manslaughter in Hong Kong-how, why, and why not.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi [Hong Kong Med J] 2018 Aug; Vol. 24 (4), pp. 384-390. Date of Electronic Publication: 2018 Jul 27.

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Abstract: The increasing number of medical manslaughter cases in recent years raises concerns about the concept of criminal liability in medical negligence. Contemporary cases in Hong Kong have also generated debate on whether criminal law intervention is justif...

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State Firearm Laws and Firearm-Related Mortality and Morbidity.

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Source(s): JAMA [JAMA] 2022 Sep 27; Vol. 328 (12), pp. 1189-1190.

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She was convicted of killing her four children. Could a gene mutation set her free?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nature [Nature] 2022 Nov; Vol. 611 (7935), pp. 218-223.

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Examining the Impact of Firearm Safety Laws on Suicides.

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Source(s): JAMA [JAMA] 2022 Sep 27; Vol. 328 (12), pp. 1163-1165.

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Analysis of "Stand Your Ground" Self-defense Laws and Statewide Rates of Homicides and Firearm Homicides.

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Source(s): JAMA network open [JAMA Netw Open] 2022 Feb 01; Vol. 5 (2), pp. e220077. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 01.

Abstract: Importance: Most US states have amended self-defense laws to enhance legal immunities for individuals using deadly force in public. Despite concerns that "stand your ground" (SYG) laws unnecessarily encourage the use of deadly violence, their impact on...

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New Evidence for State-Specific Heterogeneity in the Association of Stand Your Ground Laws With Firearm Violence.

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Source(s): JAMA network open [JAMA Netw Open] 2022 Feb 01; Vol. 5 (2), pp. e220085. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 01.

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US cardiologist is sentenced to prison for plot to kill rival doctor.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): BMJ (Clinical research ed.) [BMJ] 2017 Feb 08; Vol. 356, pp. j708. Date of Electronic Publication: 2017 Feb 08.

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Homicide impunity in Brazil between 2006 and 2016.

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Source(s): Revista de saude publica [Rev Saude Publica] 2020 Dec 11; Vol. 54, pp. 144. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Dec 11 (Print Publication: 2020).

Abstract: Objective: To describe the level and temporal trends of homicide impunity in Brazil.Methods: This is an ecological study that calculated two impunity indexes by dividing the total number of homicides committed in a 5-year period by the number of indivi...

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Bride burning: A unique and ongoing form of gender-based violence.

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Source(s): Journal of forensic and legal medicine [J Forensic Leg Med] 2020 Oct; Vol. 75, pp. 102035. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Jul 29.

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Abstract: Despite legislation, dowry is still widespread in many parts of India and adjacent countries. It refers to the transfer of goods, money, and property to a bridegroom, his parents, or his relatives from a bride's family as a condition of the marriage. O...

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Diminished Responsibility: Law Reform in the United Kingdom and Personal Perspective on Forensic Psychiatric Practice in Hong Kong.

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Source(s): East Asian archives of psychiatry : official journal of the Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists = Dong Ya jing shen ke xue zhi : Xianggang jing shen ke yi xue yuan qi kan [East Asian Arch Psychiatry] 2018 Dec; Vol. 28 (4), pp. 144-149.

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Abstract: This commentary discusses law reform on diminished responsibility in the United Kingdom and provides a personal perspective on forensic psychiatric practice relating to diminished responsibility in Hong Kong.

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