Ritically discuss the extent to which the defence of loss of control in the Coroners and Justice Act 2009 compares to the defence of provocation.

The Coroners and Justice Act 2009 created the defence of Loft of control”. The provisions of this defence were recently interpreted by the Court of Appeal in R v Clinton and other [2012] EWCA Crim 2. The court stated that the defence is self-contained and its common law heritage relating to the defence of provocation is now irrelevant.

Critically discuss the extent to which the defence of loss of control in the Coroners and Justice Act 2009 compares to the defence of provocation.

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