IN IJA 3.0840. Causation (Involuntary Manslaughter).


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CHAPTER 3 OFFENSES AGAINST THE PERSON

Instruction No. 3.0840. Causation (Involuntary Manslaughter).


In a prosecution of involuntary manslaughter, the State must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant committed an act, or failed to do an act where the law imposes a duty to act, which was the proximate cause of the death of [name].