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CJI2d[NY] INSTRUCTIONS OF GENERAL APPLICABILITY


INSTRUCTIONS OF GENERAL APPLICABILITY



TABLE OF CONTENTS WPD PDF
Accessorial Liability  WP PDF
Accomplice:  
     Accomplice, as a Matter of Fact WP PDF
     Accomplice, as a Matter of Law WP PDF
Admission (see Confession)  
Adverse Inference:  
     Missing Rosario WP PDF
      Destroyed Evidence WP PDF
Burden of Proof  (see Reasonable Doubt)  
Character Evidence WP PDF
Circumstantial Evidence (see Evidence)  
Confession WP PDF
Consciousness of Guilt WP PDF
Corroboration of a Confession WP PDF
Corroboration of a Witness:  
     Unsworn Witness  WP PDF
     Witness with Mental Incapacity WP PDF
Credibility WP PDF
Culpable Mental States:  
     Intent WP PDF
     Knowingly WP PDF
Deadlocked Jury (see Jury Issues) WP PDF
Defendant's Conduct:  
     Absent Defendant WP PDF
     Defendant Who Does Not Testify WP PDF
     Disruptive Defendant WP PDF
Defenses:  
     Agency WP PDF
     Alibi WP PDF
     Duress WP PDF
     Entrapment WP PDF
     Insanity WP PDF
     Intoxication WP PDF
    Justification:  
          As an Emergency Measure WP PDF
          In Defense of a Person  
          Physical Force WP PDF
          Deadly Physical Force WP PDF
          To Prevent:  
          Arson WP PDF
          Burglary WP PDF
          Criminal Trespass WP PDF
          Damage to Premises WP PDF
Deliberation Issues:  
     Deliberation Procedures WP PDF
     Exhibits, Readback, Law Questions WP PDF
     Foreperson's Role WP PDF
     Verdict Sheet Explained WP PDF
Evidence  
     Evidence In  General WP PDF
     Circumstantial Evidence WP PDF
Expert:  
     Expert In General WP PDF
     Expert In Drug Traffic WP PDF
     Expert for a Crime Victim Syndrome WP PDF
Identification  
     Identification (One Witness) WP PDF
     Identification (Witness Plus) WP PDF
Indictment Is Not Evidence WP PDF
Intent (see Culpable Mental States)  
Jury Issues:  
     Jury Admonitions WP PDF
     Jury and Court Role WP PDF
     Juror Expertise WP PDF
     Juror Discharge and Substitution WP PDF
     Jury Note-Taking WP PDF
     Jury Not to Consider Sentence WP PDF
     Jury Questions WP PDF
     Jury Separation During Deliberations WP PDF
     Jury Deadlocked WP PDF
     Jury Discharged WP PDF
Knowingly (see Culpable Menatal States)  
Lesser Included Offense WP PDF
Missing Witness WP PDF
Molineux WP PDF
Motive (When Not an Element) WP PDF
Multiple Defendants WP PDF
Possession:  
     Physical and Constructive WP PDF
     Recent, Exclusive WP PDF
     Temporary WP PDF
     Voluntary WP PDF
Presumption of Innocence (see Reasonable Doubt)  
Prompt Outcry WP PDF
Pro-se Defendant WP PDF
Reasonable Doubt WP PDF
Summation WP PDF
Venue:  
     State Venue WP PDF
     County Venue WP PDF
Witness Pre-trial Preparation WP PDF
Witness Refuses To Answer:  
     Refusal Effect on Witness Credibility WP PDF
     Refusal Requires Testimony Striken WP PDF