Insanity and the Law: How a 19th Century Test is Used to Prove Insanity Under Criminal Law

This article will discuss using Insanity as a defense under Criminal law which has always been a
very fascinating and to some extent an ambiguous aspect under the General Exceptions. While it
might be only a defense in case of a Criminal Trial, it has a possibility of being misused as there
is no fixed extent or way to determine the insanity of a person.