M'Naughten Rule Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of M'Naughten Rule, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is M'Naughten Rule?

(n) M’Naughten Rule provides the test of legal sanity of the person involved in a wrongful activity to find whether he can distinguish between the right or wrong and to judge whether he has done any crime or not