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a defense that claims the defendant would not have broken the law if not tricked into doing it by law enforcement officials

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At around the same time, the role of mitigation in entrapment cases was affirmed in the Western Australian case of Jackson v R.
The diagnosis of saphenous nerve entrapment is a difficult one to make and is met with controversy within the literature.
But Judge Howard Crowson said: "You're not going to persuade me that this is an entrapment case.
The development of the entrapment doctrine presents something of a historical puzzle.
Certain investigative techniques used by law enforcement raise the likelihood of the assertion of an entrapment defense.
Leony Roy Ga said members of the Iligan City Police Office's Counter Intelligence Task Force conducted the entrapment operation following complaints from motorists that Highway Patrol members had been extorting money from them.
On Tuesday morning, the CITF also arrested six mulcting policemen and two civilians during an entrapment operation in Nueva Ecija.
The original concept of entrapment neuropathy refers to "a peripheral nerve lesion presenting without evident external cause and localized in one of those anatomical zones where the nerve passes through a narrow path".
Keywords: Gout, Cubital tunnel syndrome, Entrapment neuropathy, Uric acid.
Whether working on a dredge, driving a haul truck, or operating a bulldozer, miners are at risk of drowning or entrapment when they work near water.
Cacdac, said that the PNP-Criminal Investigation and Detection Group conducted an entrapment operation which yielded the arrest of Wilfrido Liwag David and Jemmalyn Mimis Barlan for illegal recruitment of 12 victims who were lured with fake job offers for Switzerland.
Placenta delivered, uterus exteriorized, then bicornuate uterus noted which the cause for entrapment of after coming head was.
Methods: The study, conducted on a total of 325 patients with entrapment neuropathy of the median nerve and 36 with entrapment neuropathy of the ulnar nerve, included the bilateral evaluation of the median and the ulnar nerve and analysis of 20 F-wave and 4 A-wave parameters.
The Predictive Role of Self-Compassion on Entrapment in Turkish University Students*