18 U.S.C. § 17 Insanity Defense

LibraryUnited States Statutes
CurrencyCurrent through P.L. 118-34 (published on www.congress.gov on 12/26/2023), except for [P. L. 118-31]
Citation18 U.S.C. § 17

(a) AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSE.-It is an affirmative defense to a prose...

(b) BURDEN OF PROOF.-The defendant has the burden of proving the defense of insanity by clear and convincing evidence.

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