Mistake Defense | Definition

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Course: Introduction / Criminal Law

A mistake defense criminal defense that involves a mistake as to the facts and circumstances surrounding an event can sometimes be a defense to criminal charges; a mistake of law is never an excuse.


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Last Modified: 07/07/2021

 

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