Hawaii Revised Statutes Division 5. Crimes and Criminal Proceedings § 707-701.5. Murder in the second degree

(1) Except as provided in section 707-701 , a person commits the offense of murder in the second degree if the person intentionally or knowingly causes the death of another person;  provided that this section shall not apply to actions taken under chapter 327L.

(2) Murder in the second degree is a felony for which the defendant shall be sentenced to imprisonment as provided in section 706-656 .

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