The Closing Window of Imminence

A Bronx man comes across a burglar breaking into his house. The homeowner brings deadly force against the burglar—a use of force explicitly permitted under New York law. The burglar dies as a result. Now the homeowner is charged with murder! Wondering how the homeowner could be charged with the murder of the burglar when …

The Closing Window of Imminence Read More »

Sorry this material has been restricted to certain levels of LOSD membership. If you are a member click here to log in (and then refresh this page). To try our membership program for 14 days click here. (Membership is as little as 33¢ a day)