Denials of an offence
  • Law Commission, Intoxication and Criminal Liability (No 314, 2009)
  • Law Commission, Insan­ity and Automatism (Discussion Paper, 2013)
  • Child, ‘Prior Fault: Blocking Defences or Constructing Crimes’ in Reed and Bohlander (eds), General Defences (2014)
  • Simester, ‘Intoxication is Never a Defence’ [2009] Crim LR 3
  • Williams, ‘Voluntary Intoxication—A Lost Cause?’ (2013) 129 LQR 264
  • Child and Reed, ‘Automatism is Never a Defence’ (2014) 65 NILQ 167
  • Mackay and Mitchell, ‘Sleepwalking, Automatism and Insanity’ [2006] Crim LR 901
  • Mackay, Mitchell, and Howe, ‘Yet More Facts About the Insanity Defence’ [2006] Crim LR 399
  • Child and Sullivan, ‘When Does the Insanity Defence Apply? Some Recent Cases’ [2014] Crim LR
  • Hogg, ‘The Insanity Defence: An Argument for Abolition’ (2015) 79 J Crim L 250
  • Manwaring, ‘Windle Revisited’ [2018] Crim LR 984