Chapter 9A.16 RCW

DEFENSES

Sections

9A.16.010Definitions.
9A.16.020Use of forceWhen lawful.
9A.16.030HomicideWhen excusable.
9A.16.040Justifiable homicide or use of deadly force by public officer, peace officer, person aiding (as amended by 1986 c 209).
9A.16.040Justifiable homicide or use of deadly force by public officer, peace officer, person aidingGood faith standard (as amended by 2018 c 11 (Initiative Measure No. 940) and subject to a vote of the people).
9A.16.040Justifiable homicide or use of deadly force by public officer, peace officer, person aidingGood faith standard (as amended by 2018 c 10).
9A.16.045Justifiable homicide or use of deadly force by peace officerReimbursement of defendant for costsSpecial verdict (as amended by 2018 c 10).
9A.16.050HomicideBy other personWhen justifiable.
9A.16.060Duress.
9A.16.070Entrapment.
9A.16.080Action for being detained on mercantile establishment premises for investigation"Reasonable grounds" as defense.
9A.16.090Intoxication.
9A.16.100Use of force on childrenPolicyActions presumed unreasonable.
9A.16.110Defending against violent crimeReimbursement.
9A.16.120Outdoor music festival, campgroundDetention.
9A.16.900ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.
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