Criminal Law

 Analyze the following situations and determine whether the individuals have any excuse or justification for the crimes. If you agree, state the excuse. Explain your reasoning with factual examples.

 

After a whirlwind romance, Charles gets married to Caroline. Their relationship sours and Caroline leaves. Some months later, Charles receives a divorce petition from Caroline along with a letter from her lawyer which states that unless he contests, the divorce will be granted within 90 days. Charles remarries two years later to Delia. Delia is convinced that Charles is cheating on her. She hires a private detective to investigate Charles. The detective discovers that Charles’ divorce to Caroline was never granted because Caroline did not pay the mandated court fees. Delia complains to her brother, a policeman. Charles is arrested for bigamy.

 

 

NO PLAGIARISM. One and half paragraph