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Act 175 of 1927
Chapter VIII

Section 768.1SectionSpeedy trial; right of parties; duty of public officers.
Section 768.2SectionCriminal cases; precedence; adjournment; continuance.
Section 768.3SectionPerson indicted; presence at trial.
Section 768.4SectionProof of felony at trial for misdemeanor; effect.
Section 768.5SectionDefendants jointly indicted; separation of trials.
Section 768.6SectionCommission of offense in certain state institutions; penalty.
Section 768.7SectionJurisdiction over cases arising under MCL 768.6; proceedings; examination; warrant; custody of person confined; applicability of section and MCL 768.6.
Section 768.7aSectionCommission of crime during incarceration in or escape from penal or reformatory institution; felony committed while on parole; term of imprisonment; supplementary powers conferred upon court.
Section 768.7bSectionCommission of subsequent felony by person charged with felony; consecutive sentences; report.
Section 768.8SectionIssues of fact to be tried by jury; waiver of trial by jury.
Section 768.9SectionChallenge to juror for cause; membership on grand jury.
Section 768.10SectionChallenge to juror for cause; effect of opinion or impression not positive in character; declaration by juror.
Section 768.11SectionRepealed. 1978, Act 11, Imd. Eff. Feb. 8, 1978.
Section 768.12SectionPeremptory challenge; offense not punishable by death or life imprisonment; number.
Section 768.13SectionPeremptory challenge; offense punishable by death or life imprisonment; number.
Section 768.14SectionJurors; form of oath.
Section 768.15SectionJurors; affirmation in lieu of oath.
Section 768.16SectionJurors; liberty; oath and duty of officer in charge.
Section 768.17SectionJurors; medical attendance; use of newspapers and letters.
Section 768.18SectionJury; impaneling; number of members; qualifications; excusing jurors; reducing jury to 12 members.
Section 768.19SectionPerjury; acts of officer under oath.
Section 768.20SectionAlibi as defense in felony case; notice of intention to claim defense; notice of rebuttal; disclosure and calling of additional witnesses.
Section 768.20aSectionInsanity as defense in felony case; notice of intention to assert defense; examination; independent psychiatric evaluation; cooperation required; admissibility of statements; report; notice of rebuttal; admissibility of reports; “qualified personnel” defined.
Section 768.21SectionFailure to file and serve notices or to state names of witnesses with particularity; exclusion of evidence.
Section 768.21aSectionPersons deemed legally insane; burden of proof.
Section 768.21bSectionBreaking prison; defense of duress; notices; additional witnesses; consideration of conditions.
Section 768.21cSectionUse of deadly force by individual in own dwelling; "dwelling" defined.
Section 768.22SectionRules of evidence; applicability of criminal and quasi criminal proceedings; evidence of prior conviction.
Section 768.23SectionException; necessity of taking.
Section 768.24SectionEvidence; leading question.
Section 768.25SectionEvidence; proof of signature.
Section 768.26SectionEvidence; use of former testimony; deposition for defendant.
Section 768.27SectionEvidence; proof of intent or motive by similar acts.
Section 768.27aSectionEvidence that defendant committed another listed offense against minor; admissibility; disclosure of evidence to defendant; definitions.
Section 768.27bSectionDomestic violence offense; commission of other domestic violence acts; admissibility; disclosure; definitions; applicability of section.
Section 768.27cSectionStatement by declarant; admissibility; circumstances relevant to trustworthiness; disclosure; privilege; definitions; applicability of section.
Section 768.28SectionEvidence; view by jury.
Section 768.28aSectionEvidence obtained pursuant to federal court order authorizing or approving interception of wire or oral communications; admissibility.
Section 768.29SectionJudge's duty at trial; effect of failure to instruct.
Section 768.29aSectionDefense of insanity in criminal action tried before jury; instructions.
Section 768.30SectionException to charge or refusal to charge; necessity.
Section 768.31SectionJoint defendants; discharge for insufficient evidence.
Section 768.32SectionIndictment for offense consisting of different degrees or for offense specified in MCL 333.7401 and 333.7403; finding of jury or judge; instructions.
Section 768.33SectionOffense consisting of different degrees; subsequent trial prohibited.
Section 768.34SectionDischarged or acquitted prisoner; liability for costs or fees.
Section 768.35SectionPlea of guilty; investigation by judge; sentence; refusal to accept.
Section 768.36SectionDefense of insanity in compliance with MCL 768.20a; finding of “guilty but mentally ill”; waiver of right to trial; plea of guilty but mentally ill; examination of reports; hearing; sentence; evaluation and treatment; discharge; report to parole board; treatment as condition of parole or probation; period of probation; psychiatric reports.
Section 768.37SectionUnder influence of or impairment by alcoholic liquor or drug as defense prohibited; exception; definitions.
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