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The Supreme Judicial Court Model Homicide Instruction Committee invites comments on proposed revisions to the Model Jury Instructions on Homicide. The proposed revisions largely serve to update the instructions to reflect changes arising from opinions in recent years and to clarify portions of the instructions that were issued in 2013; they are not intended to fundamentally alter the existing instructions.

More information and links to the proposed changes are available at the court’s Notice Inviting Comment.

Comments are due by June 3, 2016.

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