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Defenses—Intoxication

At least one court has been willing to recognize intoxication as a defense where the convict was so intoxicated that the convict was unable to form an intent to escape. United States v. Nix, 501 F.2d 516, 519 (7th Cir. 1974).

[cited in Criminal Resource Manual 1826; USAM 9-69.500]