Insanity Defense

Discuss some of the famous ‘insanity defense” cases listed in PsychWatch in the text as they relate to your understanding of the IvINaghten rule and the primary symptoms of the presenting disorder. For example, is it possible that Andrea Yates knew “right from wrong” if she was experiencing postpartum psychosis? What are the issues for the mental health profession? For the legal profession?

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