Ompetence to Stand Trial and the Insanity Defense
a?Review the Week 4 Application Case Study provided in the Week 4 Learning Resources, and identify factors in this case that might be relevant to the defendantas competence to stand trial or use of the insanity defense.
a?Identify circumstances under which a defendant might be found incompetent to stand trial and the circumstances that might warrant the insanity defense.
a?Explain whether or not the insanity defense might be successful in the case.
a?Make sure you briefly summarize both articles you selected from the Walden Library, and apply the findings to this case.
a?Explain whether or not the claim for incompetence to stand trial might be successful in the case.
a?Be sure to provide references in APA format for the two peer-reviewed articles you selected from the current literature.