1817. 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; JM 9-69.500]
Updated September 19, 2018