LA §14:12. Criminal negligence

State: Louisiana

Louisiana Revised Statutes (L.R.S.) 2016
§14:12. Criminal negligence

Criminal negligence exists when, although neither specific nor general criminal intent is present, there is such disregard of the interest of others that the offender’s conduct amounts to a gross deviation below the standard of care expected to be maintained by a reasonably careful man under like circumstances.

Updated: 7/12/2017