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State v. Johnson
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State v. Johnson
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The Supreme Court of Rhode Island sets forth a history of the tests for insanity including: the M’Naghten Rule, the Irresistible Impulse Test, the Durham or “Product” Test, and the Model Penal Code Test.
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