2011 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 30: Criminal Offenses
Article 2: Homicide, 30-2-1 through 30-2-9
Section 30-2-8: When homicide is excusable or justifiable defendant to be acquitted.


NM Stat § 30-2-8 (1996 through 1st Sess 50th Legis) What's This?

30-2-8. When homicide is excusable or justifiable defendant to be acquitted.

Whenever any person is prosecuted for a homicide, and upon his trial the killing shall be found to have been excusable or justifiable, the jury shall find such person not guilty and he shall be discharged.

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