Validity of Criminal Psychiatric Report
In recent years, disputes about the trial of homicide cases are often not about the existence of the facts of the homicide, but whether the behavior is fully responsible. The judgment of responsibility ability must first determine whether there is a mental disorder during the behavior, and then decide whether it affects the understanding of illegality or the ability to control behavior after there is a mental disorder. Regarding the presence or absence of mental disorders, it is necessary to submit an appraisal due to the specialty of psychiatry. It just how binding the psychiatric appraisal report is to judges, but it has always been a big black hole in the judiciary. This article presents such problems and disputes in the form of cases.