[n] - a defense in which claims the defendant would not have broken the law if not tricked into doing it be law enforcement officials
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noun 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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in law, instigation or inducement of a person into the commission of a crime by an officer of the law.
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[film] ==Plot== Virginia "Gin" Baker (Catherine Zeta-Jones) is an investigator for Waverly Insurance. Robert "Mac" MacDougal (Connery) is an international art thief. A priceless Rembrandt painting is stolen from an office one night. Gin is sent to investigate Mac as the chief suspect. She tr...
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In criminal law, entrapment is conduct by a law enforcement agent inducing a person to commit an offense that the person would otherwise have been unlikely to commit. In many jurisdictions, entrapment is a possible defense against criminal liability. However, there is no entrapment where a person i...
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entrapment, in law, the instigation of a crime in the attempt to obtain cause for a criminal prosecution. Situations in which a government operative merely provides the occasion for the commission of a criminal act (e.g., when an undercover agent posing as a narcotics dealer is approached by a would...
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A person is 'entrapped' when he is induced or persuaded by law enforcement officers or their agents to commit a crime that he had no previous intent to commit; and the law as a matter of policy forbids conviction in such a case.
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n. in criminal law, the act of law enforcement officers or government agents inducing or encouraging a person to commit a crime when the potential criminal expresses a desire not to go ahead. The key to entrapment is whether the idea for the commission or encouragement of the criminal act originated...
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Entrapment is an action adventure starring Sean Connery, Catherine Zeta Jones and Ving Rhames in a story about an unlikely partnership formed between an insurance investigator and an ageing cat burglar. Entrapment was directed by Jon Amiel in 1999.
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1) Defence 2) Defense 3) Demurrer 4) Denial 5) Setup
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Defense to criminal charges alleging that agents of the government induced a person to commit a crime he/she otherwise would not have committed.
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A defense to criminal charges alleging that agents of the government induced a person to commit a crime he/she otherwise would not have committed.
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