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SB2258       (?)

Report Title: Murder; Manslaughter; Affirmative Defense; Extreme Mental or Emotional Disturbance; Gender; Sexual Orientation; Gay Panic Defense; Prohibition
Description: Prohibits defendants from claiming that discovery, knowledge, or disclosure of a victim's gender, gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation resulted in extreme mental or emotional disturbance sufficient to reduce a charge of murder to a charge of manslaughter unless the other circumstances of a defendant's explanation exist and are sufficient to reasonably find extreme mental or emotional disturbance.
Package: None
Current Referral: JDC
Introducer(s): KIDANI, Baker, Gabbard, Inouye, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai

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1/21/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/21/2020SReferred to JDC.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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