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People v. Russell 693 N.E.2d 193 (NY 1998) Fact: Procedural Facts: Operative Facts: 3 defendants tried to claim self-defense, but they did not try to escape. They only used deadly force against deadly force. So they can’t claim that defense. Issue: Broad Question: Narrow Question: Must Rule: Self defense is only claimable if the defendants if they have excused all other options such
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Unformatted text preview: as retreating, if such option exist. Rational: 3 defendants tried to claim self-defense, but they did not try to escape. They only used deadly force against deadly force. So they cant claim that defense. Holding: Synthesis: Dissent/Concurrences:...
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course CRIM LAW 110 taught by Professor Wade during the Spring '11 term at California Western School of Law.

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