Ignorance of the law is no excuse. Make sure that you have the most updated version of the California Penal Code.This title contains the full text of the California Penal Code, along with selected provisions from the California Constitution and other California codes.
It features relevant criminal rules from the California Rules of Court, including the latest criminal rules adopted by the Judicial Council. This volume also includes references to Judicial Council forms, California Jury Instructions, provisions of Witkin and Epstein's California Criminal Law, Third Edition, and Law Revision Commission comments.
This publication also includes:
- Relevant criminal rules from the California Rules of Court, including the latest criminal rules adopted by the Judicial Council
- References to Judicial Council forms, California Jury Instructions
- Criminal (CALJIC), provisions of Witkin and Epstein's California Criminal Law, 3d, and Law Revision Commission comments
- Editorial notes that provide additional guidance in the construction and application of particular sections
- Cross-references that provide direction to related provisions throughout the California Constitution, California Codes, and California Rules of Court
- A table of sections affected indicates the Penal Code sections modified by the previous year's legislation
- Underlining that indicates additions or changes in statutes affected by the previous year's legislation and asterisks that indicate deletions
- A detailed table of contents and index that facilitate the location of particular sections