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Texas Penal Code - PENAL § 9.62. Educator-Student

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The use of force, but not deadly force, against a person is justified:

(1)?if the actor is entrusted with the care, supervision, or administration of the person for a special purpose; ?and

(2)?when and to the degree the actor reasonably believes the force is necessary to further the special purpose or to maintain discipline in a group.

Cite this article: - Texas Penal Code - PENAL § 9.62. Educator-Student - last updated April 14, 2021 |

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