What Is The Difference Between Legally Insane and Clinically Insane?

Can someone explain this to me? How can a person be clinically insane but still be considered legally sane for something they did? Some of the worst murderers such as Ted Bundy and Jeffrey Dahmer were not found to be insane by the courts. Does that mean they are normal, no. How is legally sane or insane... show more Can someone explain this to me? How can a person be clinically insane but still be considered legally sane for something they did?

Some of the worst murderers such as Ted Bundy and Jeffrey Dahmer were not found to be insane by the courts. Does that mean they are normal, no.

How is legally sane or insane determined?
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