Felonies

Felonies Classes of crimes: 1. Felonies (mala in se) are acts and omissions punishable by the Revised Penal Code, either: a. Intentional (dolo), the elements are: 1) Intelligence is the ability to use his judgment; reasoning powers. 2) Freedom of action where the actor had the choice of doing or not doing the felonious act.…

General Principles in Criminal Law

General Principles Crime is the commission or omission by a person having capacity, of any act, which is either prohibited or compelled by law and the commission or omission of which is punishable by a proceeding brought in the name of the government whose law has been violated. (Wharton’s Criminal Law, Vol. 1, p.11) If…