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What is meant by the terms actus reus and mens rea?
Actus reus is the Latin term used to describe a criminal act , every crime must be considered in two parts-the physical act of the crime (actus reus) and the mental intent to do the crime (mens rea).
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Actus reus is the Latin term used to describe a criminal act , every crime must be considered in two parts-the physical act of the crime (actus reus) and the mental intent to do the crime (mens rea).

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