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date: 10 December 2019

McNaughtan [McNaghten], Daniellocked

(1802/3–1865)
  • Richard Moran

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McNaughtan [McNaghten], Daniel (1802/3–1865), criminal lunatic, born in Scotland (probably in Glasgow), was a wood-turner and political radical in Glasgow prior to the events of 20 January 1843 which earned him a place in the legal history of the plea of insanity, as the eponymist of the ...

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