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Delaware Code > Title 11 > Chapter 4 - Defenses To Criminal Liability


Current as of: 2011
§ 401Mental illness or psychiatric disorder
§ 402Rules to prescribe procedures for psychiatric examination; testimony of psychiatrist or other expert
§ 403Verdict of "not guilty by reason of insanity"; commitment to Delaware Psychiatric Center of persons no longer endangering the public safety; periodic review of commitments to Delaware Psychiatric Center; participation of patient in treatment program
§ 404Confinement in Delaware Psychiatric Center of persons too mentally ill to stand trial; requiring State to prove prima facie case in such circumstances; adjustment of sentences
§ 405Confinement in Delaware Psychiatric Center of persons becoming mentally disabled after conviction but before sentencing; adjustment of sentences
§ 406Transfer of convicted persons becoming mentally disabled from prison to Delaware Psychiatric Center; appointment of physicians to conduct inquiry; expenses of transfer
§ 408Verdict of "guilty, but mentally ill" -- Sentence; confinement; discharge from treating facility
§ 409Verdict of "guilty, but mentally ill" -- Parole; probation
§ 421Voluntary intoxication
§ 422Intoxication not mental illness
§ 423Involuntary intoxication as a defense
§ 424Definitions relating to intoxication
§ 431Duress as affirmative defense; defense unavailable in certain situations
§ 432Entrapment as affirmative defense; defense unavailable in certain situations
§ 441Ignorance or mistake of fact as defense
§ 451Consent of victim to acts not involving physical injury as defense
§ 452Consent of victim to inflictions of physical injury as defense
§ 453Circumstances negativing consent as defense
§ 454Knowledge of victim's age
§ 461Justification -- A defense
§ 462Justification -- Execution of public duty
§ 463Justification -- Choice of evils
§ 464Justification -- Use of force in self-protection
§ 465Justification -- Use of force for the protection of other persons
§ 466Justification -- Use of force for the protection of property
§ 467Justification -- Use of force in law enforcement
§ 468Justification -- Use of force by persons with special responsibility for care, discipline or safety of others
§ 469Justification -- Person unlawfully in dwelling
§ 470Provisions generally applicable to justification
§ 471Definitions relating to justification
§ 475Immunity as an affirmative defense
§ 476Racketeering activities; excluded defenses
§ 477Organized crime; renunciation

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