legal incompetence

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According to the Veterans Administration healthcare system and, the FBI, a determination of legal incompetence qualifies a person as "adjudicated mentally defective," resulting in loss of the right to firearms.
However, this judicial inaction in the face of clear legal incompetence is not consistent with compassionate, civilized treatment of the criminally accused or with the law.
Legal incompetence is the lack of legal ability to do something, especially to testify or stand trial.
In Britain legal incompetence allows you to do it for nothing.
In law, notwithstanding legal incompetence, a client "often has the ability to understand, deliberate upon, and reach conclusions about matters affecting the client's own well-being.
Stir in a bit of legal incompetence with the prosecution failing to counter crucial evidence about mobile phones, and the police appearing to bribe a mentally unstable girl with treats, and you've got yet another Great British Courtroom Disaster.

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