When an individual with mental illness commits a crime they may be found “guilty
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When an individual with mental illness commits a crime they may be found “guilty by reason of insanity” or having “diminished capacity.” Throughout history, there have been many cases that have gained notoriety for using the insanity defense. Using the website Crime: Top 10 Most Notorious Insanity Defense Cases (http://listverse.com/2012/04/11/top-10-most-notorious-insanity-defense-cases/), choose one of these cases and provide a brief summary of the case. In addition to the summary, discuss whether you agree with the outcome of the case and why or why not.