Intoxication

2 definitions found for this term.
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Evidence of intoxication by alcohol or drugs that prevents the Crown from proving beyond a reasonable doubt that the accused had the mens rea, or fault element, required for the particular crime.

Refers to observable physiological drug effects (e.g., pupil dilation or constriction, elevated heart rate).

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