Fordham Law


New York State Court of Appeals' consideration of a “too drunk to commit murder” defense

Deborah Denno on Voice of Russia, October 11, 2013

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Three people who were convicted of murder for driving drunk are appealing their convictions to the New York State Court of Appeal, arguing that being drunk impaired their judgment—so they couldn’t be guilty of murder. Fordham Law Professor Deborah Denno discusses their arguments with Voice of Russia radio.

Listen to the radio interview.