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2018 Missouri Revised Statutes
Title XXXVIII - Crimes and Punishment; Peace Officers and Public Defenders
Chapter 566 - Sexual Offenses
Section 566.023 Marriage to victim, at time of offense, affirmative defense, for certain offenses.
Universal Citation: MO Rev Stat § 566.023 (2018)
Effective 01 Jan 2017, see footnote
Title XXXVIII CRIMES AND PUNISHMENT; PEACE OFFICERS AND PUBLIC DEFENDERSChapter 566
566.023. Marriage to victim, at time of offense, affirmative defense, for certain offenses. — It shall be an affirmative defense to prosecutions under sections 566.032, 566.034, 566.062, 566.064, and 566.071, that the defendant was married to the victim at the time of the offense.
(L. 1994 S.B. 693, A.L. 1998 H.B. 1918, A.L. 2014 S.B. 491)
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