NE 28-1416. Justification an affirmative defense; available in certain civil actions.

State: Nebraska

 

Nebraska Revised Statutes (NRS)

Chapter 28. Crimes and Punishments

28-1416. Justification an affirmative defense; available in certain civil actions.

(1) In any prosecution based on conduct which is justifiable under sections 28-1406 to 28-1416, justification is an affirmative defense.

(2) The justification defenses provided for under sections 28-1406 to 28-1416 shall be available in any civil action for assault and battery or intentional wrongful death and, where applicable, shall be a bar to recovery.