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involuntary

Physiol (esp of a movement or muscle) performed or acting without conscious control
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The court goes on to say the "use of deceptive techniques is significantly more indicative of involuntariness where, as here, the subject is a 13-year-old adolescent.
On this point, the involuntariness of incarceration, there is
Because most (although certainly not all) ejaculations are intentionally achieved, it might be argued that the involuntariness standard of [section] 1033 is not satisfied.
Like other studies, our results identified the following items as predictors of going to emergency services: dual diagnosis, involuntariness, age, comorbidity with conduct disorders, the presence of violent behavior, and being under the guardianship of the state (Christodulu et al.
In these circumstances, it is crucial that a lack of involuntariness not be wrongly equated to the imminence of the harm.
The cases the dissent cites do not control our reading of Robinson and Powell where, as here, an Eighth Amendment challenge concerns the involuntariness of a criminalized act or condition inseparable from status.
242) In a few volunteer cases, courts have appointed counsel (or asserted counsel should have been appointed) to present the case for the incompetence or involuntariness of the waiver.
33] SANS consists of five subscales: (a) flattened affect, (b) impoverished thought, (c) involuntariness (apathy, anhedonia), (d) social withdrawal, and (e) attention deficit.
In Time 2, in addition to wage, occupation, and industry, we included the characteristics of the present job and/or the involuntariness of the temporary job in case the individuals were holding a temporary job at that time.
This involuntariness is precisely what Fanon so productively narrates in his illumination of the anti-colonial "choice.
128) However, courts appear to have mislabeled their concerns over coercion and involuntariness as relating to "consent" under the Fourth Amendment, rather than a violation of due process under the Fourteenth Amendment.
A Comparative Appraisal of Moral Involuntariness and the Twenty Crimes Exception Under Section 17 of the Criminal Code, 13 CAN.