|§ 46C.051||Notice of Intent to Raise Insanity Defense|
|§ 46C.052||Effect of Failure to Give Notice|
Terms Used In Texas Code of Criminal Procedure Chapter 46C > Subchapter B - Raising the Insanity Defense
- Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
- Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
- Municipality: means a general-law municipality, home-rule municipality, or special-law municipality. See Texas Local Government Code 1.005
- Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.