A. General Principles

B. Justifications and Excuses

C. Murder: First and Second Degree

D. Felony Murder

E. Alternate Theories of Liability

F. Manslaughter

(i) Voluntary

(ii) Involuntary

(iii) Vehicular

G. Attempt

H. Causation: Special Issues

I. Impairment Defense

J. Charge to Jury

K. Special Circumstances

(i) General Instructions

(ii) Special Circumstances

(iii) Special Circumstances With Prior Murder

L. Death Penalty

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