46.3408 Conspiracy-Prevention of accomplishment.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 46.3408]

(a) Persons may not be convicted of conspiracy if, after conspiring to commit the offense, they prevented the accomplishment of the objectives of the conspiracy under circumstances manifesting a renunciation of their criminal purpose.

(b) The defendant has the burden of injecting the issue of renunciation of criminal purpose under subsection (a).

History: 1979, PL 16-43 § 2.

Research Guide: MCC 564 016, 15 ASC 301, 15 ASC 302.