State: Alabama

AL APJI-Cr § 13A-3-25

Alabama Pattern Jury Instructions—Criminal Ala. Code 1975, § 13A-3-25 Use of Force in Defense of Premises One of the issues in this case is the use of force in defense of premises. Physical Force: A person in lawful possession or control of premises, or a person who is licensed or privileged to be thereon, may …

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AL 13A-7-42. Arson; second degree.

Alabama Code TITLE 13A Criminal Code CHAPTER 7 Offenses Involving Damage to and Intrusion upon Property Article 3 Arson and Explosives § 13A-7-42. Arson; second degree. (a) A person commits the crime of arson in the second degree if he intentionally damages a building by starting or maintaining a fire or causing an explosion. (b) A …

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AL 13A-7-41. Arson; first degree.

Alabama Code TITLE 13A Criminal Code CHAPTER 7 Offenses Involving Damage to and Intrusion upon Property Article 3 Arson and Explosives (§§ 13A-7-40 — 13A-7-44) § 13A-7-41. Arson; first degree. (a) A person commits the crime of arson in the first degree if he intentionally damages a building by starting or maintaining a fire or causing …

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AL 13A-6-2. Murder.

TITLE 13A Criminal Code CHAPTER 6 Offenses Involving Danger to the Person Article 1 Homicide § 13A-6-2. Murder. (a) A person commits the crime of murder if he or she does any of the following: (1) With intent to cause the death of another person, he or she causes the death of that person or of …

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AL 13A-6-1. Definitions.

TITLE 13A Criminal Code CHAPTER 6 Offenses Involving Danger to the Person Article 1 Homicide § 13A-6-1. Definitions. (a) As used in Article 1 and Article 2, the following terms shall have the meanings ascribed to them by this section: (1) Criminal homicide. — Murder, manslaughter, or criminally negligent homicide. (2) Homicide. — A person commits …

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AL 13A-6-3. Manslaughter.

Alabama Code TITLE 13A Criminal Code CHAPTER 6 Offenses Involving Danger to the Person Article 1 Homicide (§§ 13A-6-1 — 13A-6-4) 13A-6-3. Manslaughter. (a) A person commits the crime of manslaughter if: (1) He recklessly causes the death of another person, or (2) He causes the death of another person under circumstances that would constitute …

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