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

State: New Mexico

 

New Mexico Statutes Annotated (N.M.S.A.)

Chapter 30. Criminal Offenses

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.