Some Provoking Aspects of Voluntary Manslaughter Law

  title={Some Provoking Aspects of Voluntary Manslaughter Law},
  author={Jack K. Weber},
  journal={Common Law World Review},
  pages={159 - 179}
  • Jack K. Weber
  • Published 1981
  • Political Science
  • Common Law World Review


It is possible that we could see a conservative judicial interpretation of the new ALI statutes, in this fashion, that would limit part of what is new in them. See People v. Edwards, 409 NYS 2d 872
  • 1978
As to the constitutionality of this see Patterson v
  • 1977
See, too, Comment, Proof of Extreme Emotional Disturbance in Oregon Murder Prosecutions: A Constitutional Analysis
  • 1977
The proposed revision of the Texas Penal Code «s. 19.03(c» adopts the AU standard, and the ALI standard has appeared in some drafts of the proposed federal criminal code
  • 1977
The Resting Place of Several Former Statutes, 30 Ark
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An Enlightened Step Forward in Revitalization of the Tennessee Penal Code
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Symposium, the Revised Washington Penal Code: A Handbook to the Code, 48 Wash
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Examination of the Law of Homicide in 1971: The Model Penal Code, 59 Ky
  • 1971
See too Boyd v. State, 389 A. 2d 1282, 1287 (Del. 1978). A discussion about various minor procedural problems arising in applying the new test may be located in People v. Keys, 548 P
  • A law review article stresses the importance of the role counsel plays under the new statute in properly assessing and preparing psychiatric testimony. Comment, Oregon's Revised Murder Statutes: The Regressive Impact of Court Appointed Counsel for Indigent Defendants
  • 1966
new ALI-type statutes (see footnote 29) will permit an intoxication defense within the extreme emotional disturbance standard. See Gegan, Criminal Homicide in the Proposed New York Penal Law
  • N. Y. L. Forum
  • 1966