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California Code, Penal Code - PEN § 693

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BY THE PARTY, IN WHAT CASES AND TO WHAT EXTENT. ?Resistance sufficient to prevent the offense may be made by the party about to be injured:

1.?To prevent an offense against his person, or his family, or some member thereof.

2.?To prevent an illegal attempt by force to take or injure property in his lawful possession.

Cite this article: - California Code, Penal Code - PEN § 693 - last updated January 01, 2019 |

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