Dressler, pp. 453-506: Self-Defense

 

a.      General Principles

 

Case: United States v. Peterson

 

a.      “Reasonable Belief” Requirement

i.         In General

 

Case: People v. Goetz

 

ii.       The Debate Continues: Objective, Subjective, or a Mixed Standard?

 

Case: State v. Wanrow

 

iii.     Battered Woman Syndrome and Beyond

 

Case: State v. Norman

 

Stephen J. Morse—The “New Syndrome Excuse Syndrome”

 

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