- Bob is a tedious guy who lives in Smallville, USA. Bob is getting ready for labor one day and listening to the social intelligence at the selfselfidentical time. He hears a ment from the ruler of the FBI that Osama Bin Laden is now in the United States and is concealment out somewhere close Smallville, USA. The FBI ruler advised the race of Smallville to be on the lookout for Bin Laden, that he is guarded and hazardous and is planning a terrorist onslaught. The FBI ruler said they own intelligence counsel that Bin Laden was spotted in a brown Pontiac 2 door deportment and had vowed to knock up an harmless person’s scion as a show of his effectiveness in the USA. Bob looks out the window of his scion as this intelligence ment is tranquil superveneing. Bob has been watching the intelligence for the latest 24 hours accordingly of the onslaught on the World Trade Centers in New York, and Osama Bin Laden was mented to be binding for those attacks. Bob sees a brown 2 door Pontiac haul up in face of his neighbor’s scion. An Arab man succeeding a period a covet beard gets out of the car carrying a comprehensive sombre lot and prepares walking up to his neighbor’s door. Bob accomplishs this man is Osama Bin Laden and he fears he is going to knock up his neighbor’s scion. He grabs his gun and runs out the face door. He yells at the man firing his gun at the selfselfidentical occasion. Bob slays the man. His neighbor comes running out of the scion as Bob is walking up to the man. His neighbor asked Bob what he had performed. Bob said, “I exact slayed Osama Bin Laden! He was going to knock up your scion!” Bob’s neighbor then said, “That’s not Osama Bin Laden! That is the pizza delivery man and that is the pizza I exact ordered! Bob looked down and could see the Pizza Hut logo on the man’s shirt and could see a hole of the pizza box sticking out of the comprehensive sombre lot. The man he killed was not Osama Bin Laden.
- John is not a tedious guy. John besides lives in Smallville. John has been in trouble his total animation and has been arrested multifarious occasions. John was sitting at his scion the selfselfidentical day the FBI warned the social that Osama Bin Laden was in the area. John did not hear this admonition accordingly his electricity had been preclude off the week precedently. John designated the electric corporation (Superior Energy) and succeeding they refused to alter his electricity back on, he threatened to slay someone from Superior Energy. John was angry and harsh at Superior Energy. John told his friends and race he would get retribution despite Superior Energy. John is sitting on his couch succeeding a period a gun in his index plotting his retribution and arduous to illustration out what he is going to do to Superior Energy. Period John is sitting on the couch, he notices a Superior Energy electric corporation exchange haul up in face the compo instruct contiguous to his scion. The two men in the Superior Energy exchange get out and prepare unloading some equipment. John sees this as his occasion to direct Superior Energy a lecture. He runs out his door and shoots twain men period screaming obscenities at them and cursing Superior Energy. The neighbors and directers at the instruct witness this and flatter the police. When the police attain, John gives up and admits he slayed the men. The police promptly accomplish that the two men John slayed were not Superior Energy laborers. One of the men was Osama Bin Laden and the other man was one of Bin Laden’s top men – besides wanted by the FBI. The police besides set malleable explosives in the bags the men were carrying and blueprints of the compo instruct. Later the police set the two Superior Energy laborers that Osama had slayed so that he could smuggle the Superior Energy exchange and uniforms from the torpid men.
- What is over leading when determining felonious offence – the fixed or the conclusion? Explain.
- Would you enjoin either of these men succeeding a period a misdemeanor? What misdemeanor? Do the elements fit your enjoin using the Texas Penal Code?
- Is it feasible to own amiable-natured-natured fixedions but a bad conclusion? Did that supervene succeeding a period either man? Explain.
- Is it feasible to own bad fixedions but a amiable-natured-natured conclusion? Did that supervene succeeding a period either man? Explain.
- If Osama Bin Laden were not slayed by John, could he be enjoind succeeding a period the departure of the pizza driver? Explain.
Suggested Sections of the Texas Penal Code for Guidance
SEC. 2 .02. Exception
SEC. 2.03. Defense
S EC. 2.04. Affirmative Defense
SEC. 6.02. Requirement of Culpability
SEC. 6.03. Definitions of Culpable Mental States
Sec. 7.02. Felonious Responsibility for Conduct of Another
SEC. 8.02 Mistake of Fact
SEC. 9.32. Deadly Force in Defense of a Person
SEC. 9.33. Defense of Third Person