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Gay Cake Special

10/10/2018
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A bonus episode to celebrate ten thousand downloads. Chris and I pick the crumbs out of the "Gay cake" judgement. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining the court system, legal tactics and even answering any...

Duration:00:24:15

R v Kelly and Lindsay

10/10/2018
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Kehoe pulls a cracking case out of the bag, as an artist and accomplice are stealing body parts from a surgical hospital to make into artworks. A cadaver cannot be property according to the common law, so is it theft? This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a...

Duration:00:43:32

R v Gomez

10/3/2018
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We talk about writing cheques, Alanis Morisette and (eventually) the leading case regarding appropriation within the area of theft. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining the court system, legal tactics and even...

Duration:00:59:09

Lawrence v MPC

9/20/2018
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An Italian student and a taxi driver are our main protagonists in this case, which raises some interesting legal questions on the topic of theft. Can the victim consent to a theft? Should the court ever take into account the thoughts of a victim whilst considering the actions of the accused? What are Chris' thoughts on gardener's world? All these questions and more are answered in this episode. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the...

Duration:00:42:24

ML0027: R v Morris; Anderton v Burnside

9/12/2018
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Oh yeah, it's those crazy Mondeo boys. Firstly, they talk about theft but before you know it they've stolen your hearts. This episode features the acting talents of Rufus aged 3. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining...

Duration:01:27:05

ML0026 - R v Brown and others

9/5/2018
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Still in the area of non-fatal offences against the person, we look at an S and M case which was charged under sections 20 and 47 of the Act. Can consent to being injured work as a defence for wounding and ABH? This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is...

Duration:01:05:04

R v Ireland and Burstow

8/22/2018
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Can causing mental and psychological damage amount to assault under the 1861 Act? This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining the court system, legal tactics and even answering any questions listeners may have. If you’ve...

Duration:00:48:01

ML0024 - Fagan v MPC

8/8/2018
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We start non-fatal offences against the person and Chris winds Alex up talking about Sting. Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmanlovesyou) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up - Silent Partner Late - Topher Mohr and Alex Elena

Duration:00:46:09

R v Thornton (no.2)

7/31/2018
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The longest set of facts yet, as we hear an appeal case granted by the Home Secretary after new medical evidence comes to light. Sounds a bit dull doesn't it? It's not... This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining the...

Duration:01:11:43

R v Kemp

7/25/2018
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An elderly defendant attacks his wife in the middle of the night in a very gruesome fashion. The incident is without motive and the defendant tries to rely on the McNaughton rules even though medical evidence suggests he is not technically insane. Oh, and we also talk about Roy of the Rovers. I still have the issue I'm going on about so hopefully you can view it as exhibit A in artwork. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but...

Duration:00:37:34

R v McNaughton

7/18/2018
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The bane of many a criminal law students life, trying to remember the McNaughton Rules. It's enough to trigger insanity (yes that's a crap joke, no I don't care). This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining the court...

Duration:01:25:56

ML020 - The Queen v Dudley and Stephens

7/11/2018
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Good news everyone, it's the most gruesome case yet as four men cast adrift on a lifeboat for 3 weeks, two men decide to murder one of the others. You may not want to eat during this episode unless you have a particularly strong constitution. Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmanlovesyou) Music in order of appearance under creative commons...

Duration:01:43:50

ML0019 - R v Graham

7/4/2018
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The defendant is a married homosexual man who lives with his gay lover and also his wife. The menage a trois is far from happy however and a horrible deception leads to a murder and disposal of the body. The defendant, Mr Graham, tries to rely on duress as his defence... Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmanlovesyou) Music in order of appearance...

Duration:00:32:48

ML0018 - R v Scarlett

6/27/2018
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In our second case in the area of defences, we cover the case of Scarlett, an ex-army landlord who ejects a much larger customer from his premises. Obviously, something goes wrong and the defendant is charged with manslaughter. The Crown Court found him guilty of the charge, but an appeal is allowed on the grounds that the judge may have misled the jury. What will the Court of Appeal decide? Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and...

Duration:00:42:13

ML017 Palmer v R

6/20/2018
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Easily our favourite case so far, as the Privy Council are asked to hear an appeal from a murder case originally tried in Jamaica. If the appeal fails, the defendants face execution... This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as...

Duration:00:36:09

ML 0016 - Mens Rea Recap

6/13/2018
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What better way to prepare for a closing set at a comedy club than with an impromptu examination on mens rea? I was happily sat in my pyjamas watching Paul Hollywood city bakes, and the Kehoe rocked up with an exam on mens rea. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being...

Duration:01:08:53

ML015 R V Adomako

6/6/2018
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We inspect the final piece of the mens rea jigsaw, gross negligence. This medical malpractice judgement sees Lord Mackay LC set out the test for gross negligence which is still the leading case in the area today. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is...

Duration:00:35:50

ML0014 R v G and R

6/1/2018
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Chris relaxes with a "Monday beer" whilst telling us of an arson on an EPIC scale. This is the leading case on recklessness and conveniently outlines the history of the subject. This episode is a must for any budding criminal law students. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter “Brief Notes” episodes, Chris will tell us...

Duration:00:41:52

ML013 Elliot v C

5/23/2018
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In the previous case Diplock LJ set the "Reasonable man" objective test for recklessness in a criminal case. This case, a year after the Caldwell ruling, goes to the Court of Appeal to see whether the Caldwell test should apply in the case of a minor of lower than average intelligence. A comedic look at some of the most famous criminal cases in English Law with legal expert and barrister Chris Kehoe, and comedian Alex Boardman. In every episode Chris will guide us through a famous area in...

Duration:00:44:13

ML012 R v Caldwell

5/16/2018
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Mondeo Law favourite Lord Diplock leads the House of lords to give a judgement which lays down the standard for reckless endangerment whilst voluntarily intoxicated. Its a case anyone who has ever been sacked from a job can identify with, as Caldwell returns drunk to his former workplace to exact some revenge on the people who used to employ him. A comedic look at some of the most famous criminal cases in English Law with legal expert and barrister Chris Kehoe, and comedian Alex Boardman....

Duration:00:24:21