"Mens ___ (legal concept)" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 22 Oct 2023

"Mens ___ (legal concept)" NYT crossword answer is:

REA (3 letters length)

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Mens rea is a legal concept that is used to describe a person's intent when committing a crime. It is Latin for "guilty mind" and is used to determine whether a person had the intention to commit a crime or not. It is an important part of criminal law and is often used in court cases to determine the guilt or innocence of a defendant. The New York Times crossword puzzle on October 22, 2023, featured the clue "Mens ___" for this legal concept.

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