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HB15-1289: Criminal Charges Based On Unlawful Order

Criminal Legal Reform
Bill Number: HB15-1289
Year: 2015
ACLU Position: Support
Sponsors: Everett, Salazar


The bill requires a court to dismiss all charges against a defendant that were based on a violation of an unlawful order.

Current Status:

04/02/2015 - House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
03/17/2015 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary

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