Providing that, in a prosecution for a specified charge relating to prostitution, it is an affirmative defense of duress if the defendant committed the act as a result of being a victim of human trafficking or in order to acquire specified necessities; and providing that a defendant intending on asserting the affirmative defense is required to provide the State's Attorney with a specified notice.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|2/13/2015||Text - First - Criminal Law - Human Trafficking - Affirmative Defense|
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