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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #20 on: October 01, 2004, 10:35:17 AM »
Did we lie to our teacher when we said he had not assigned the next part of the syllabus for last night?
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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #21 on: October 01, 2004, 08:01:34 PM »
I'm in that class and I don't see anything in my notes that said we should read ahead!  Did you have something? :o

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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #22 on: October 01, 2004, 08:52:46 PM »
I'm in that class and I don't see anything in my notes that said we should read ahead!  Did you have something? :o

I couldn't remember.  In other words, I don' t have the slightest idea.
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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #23 on: October 01, 2004, 10:39:12 PM »
uh. I think you had to say it out loud for it to be a lie, but I read Solicitation and Attempt!
Anyhow, he was tired I think, and looking to go home.
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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #24 on: October 02, 2004, 12:14:50 PM »
uh. I think you had to say it out loud for it to be a lie, but I read Solicitation and Attempt!
Anyhow, he was tired I think, and looking to go home.
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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #25 on: October 05, 2004, 11:02:18 AM »
Well, I guess you lied. But what was your mens rea?
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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #26 on: October 05, 2004, 01:04:08 PM »
Well, I guess you lied. But what was your mens rea?
S ;)

It was "If I say no, even though I'm not sure, maybe I can go home early."
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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #27 on: October 05, 2004, 04:35:07 PM »
Ok, so "knowingly" would be the mens rea, right?
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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #28 on: October 05, 2004, 04:39:04 PM »
Ok, so "knowingly" would be the mens rea, right?
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unknowningly.  I couldn't remember if we had an assignment or not.
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Re: Crimes with J. Smith
« Reply #29 on: October 05, 2004, 09:55:54 PM »
ok, then you didn't lie. Mistake of fact!
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