WI WJIC 810 PRIVILEGE: SELF-DEFENSE: RETREAT

WI WJIC 810 PRIVILEGE: SELF-DEFENSE: RETREAT

State: Wisconsin

Wisconsin Jury Instruction Criminal (WJIC)

Volume I

Privilege

810 PRIVILEGE: SELF-DEFENSE: RETREAT

[ADD THE FOLLOWING TO WIS JI CRIMINAL 800, 801, OR 805 WHEN SUPPORTED BY THE EVIDENCE.]

Retreat

[There is no duty to retreat. However, in determining whether the defendant reasonably believed the amount of force used was necessary to prevent or terminate the interference, you may consider whether the defendant had the opportunity to retreat with safety, whether such retreat was feasible, and whether the defendant knew of the opportunity to retreat.]

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