PEOPLE v. ANDERSON, A087698
Penal Code section 26, which makes the defense of duress unavailable for a crime "punishable by death," applies to all charges of first degree murder.
- Decided 12/15/2000
- Published 12/15/2000
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- First District Appellate Project, Neoma Doris Kenwood, Berkeley, Attorney for Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Bill Lockyer, Attorney General, David P. Druliner, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Ronald A. Bass, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Catherine A. Rivlin, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, Moona Nandi, Deputy Attorney General, Attorneys for Respondent.