Oklahoma Uniform Jury Instructions–Criminal (OUJI-CR)

OK OUJI-CR 8-29.  DEFENSE OF EXCUSABLE HOMICIDE – ACCIDENT AND MISFORTUNE – NO UNDUE ADVANTAGE TAKEN

A homicide is excusable when committed by accident and misfortune (in the heat of passion)/(upon any sudden and sufficient provocation)/(upon sudden combat), provided that no undue advantage is taken, nor dangerous weapon used, and that the killing is not done in a cruel and unusual manner.

NOTE: Updated by LOSD, 10/24/17.