State: Texas

TX 19.02. Murder.

Texas Statutes Penal Code Title 5 Offenses Against the Person (Chs. 19 — 22) Chapter 19 Criminal Homicide (§§ 19.01 — 19.07) Sec. 19.02. Murder. (a) In this section: (1) “Adequate cause” means cause that would commonly produce a degree of anger, rage, resentment, or terror in a person of ordinary temper, sufficient to render …

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Paredes-Ruiz v. State, 2020 Tex. App. LEXIS 4619 (TX Ct. app. 1st 2020)

Paredes-Ruiz v. State, 2020 Tex. App. LEXIS 4619 (TX Ct. app. 1st 2020) Directed verdicts, how do they work? Self-defense as confession and avoidance defense. Court of Appeals of Texas, First District, Houston June 23, 2020, Opinion Issued 01-19-00200-CR 2020 Tex. App. LEXIS 4619 ALAIN PAREDES-RUIZ, Appellant v. THE STATE OF TEXAS, Appellee Judges: Panel …

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