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Title : Title 17-A. MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Chapter : Chapter 03. CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS
Title 17-A - §51. Basis for liability (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§51. Basis for liability (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§16 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §52. Ignorance and mistake (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§52. Ignorance and mistake (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§16 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §53. Immaturity (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§53. Immaturity (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1979,
Ch. 127,
§126 (AMD).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§17 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §54. Duress (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§54. Duress (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§18 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §55. Consent (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§55. Consent (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§18 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §56. Causation (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§56. Causation (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§18 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §57. Criminal liability for conduct of another; accomplices

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§57. Criminal liability for conduct of another; accomplices

1. A person may be guilty of a crime if it is committed by the conduct of another person for which he is legally accountable as provided in this section. [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]


2. A person is legally accountable for the conduct of another person when:



A. Acting with the intention, knowledge, recklessness or criminal negligence that is sufficient for the commission of the crime, he causes an innocent person, or a person not criminally responsible, to engage in such conduct; or [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]




B. He is made accountable for the conduct of such other person by the law defining the crime; or [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]




C. He is an accomplice of such other person in the commission of the crime, as provided in subsection 3. [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]

[1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]


3. A person is an accomplice of another person in the commission of a crime if:



A. With the intent of promoting or facilitating the commission of the crime, he solicits such other person to commit the crime, or aids or agrees to aid or attempts to aid such other person in planning or committing the crime. A person is an accomplice under this subsection to any crime the commission of which was a reasonably foreseeable consequence of his conduct; or [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]




B. His conduct is expressly declared by law to establish his complicity. [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]

[1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]


4. A person who is legally incapable of committing a particular crime himself may be guilty thereof if it is committed by the conduct of another person for which he is legally accountable. [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]


5. Unless otherwise expressly provided, a person is not an accomplice in a crime committed by another person if:



A. He is the victim of that crime; or [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]




B. The crime is so defined that it cannot be committed without his cooperation; or [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]




C. He terminates his complicity prior to the commission of the crime by

(1) informing his accomplice that he has abandoned the criminal activity and


(2) leaving the scene of the prospective crime, if he is present thereat.
[1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]


[1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]

6. An accomplice may be convicted on proof of the commission of the crime and of his complicity therein, though the person claimed to have committed the crime has not been prosecuted or convicted, or has been convicted of a different crime or degree of crime, or is not subject to prosecution as a result of immaturity, or has an immunity to prosecution or conviction, or has been acquitted. [1977, c. 510, § 25-A (amd).]


Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1977,
Ch. 510,
§25-A (AMD).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §58-A. Intoxication (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§58-A. Intoxication (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 740,
§25 (NEW).
PL 1977,
Ch. 510,
§26,27 (AMD).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§20 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §58. Mental abnormality (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§58. Mental abnormality (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1975,
Ch. 740,
§23,24 (AMD).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§19 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §59. Procedure upon plea of not guilty coupled with plea of not guilty by reason of insanity (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§59. Procedure upon plea of not guilty coupled with plea of not guilty by reason of insanity (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1977,
Ch. 510,
§28 (AMD).
PL 1977,
Ch. 671,
§21 (AMD).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§21 (RP ).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §60. Criminal liability of an organization

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§60. Criminal liability of an organization

1. An organization is guilty of a crime when:



A. It omits to discharge a specific duty of affirmative performance imposed on it by law, and the omission is prohibited by this code or by a statute defining a criminal offense outside of this code; or [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]




B. The conduct or result specified in the definition of the crime is engaged in or caused by an agent of the organization while acting within the scope of his office or employment. [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).] [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]




2. It is no defense to the criminal liability of an organization that the individual upon whose conduct the liability of the organization is based has not been prosecuted or convicted, has been convicted of a different offense, or is immune from prosecution. [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]


Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §61. Individual liability for conduct on behalf of organization

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§61. Individual liability for conduct on behalf of organization

1. An individual is criminally liable for any conduct he performs in the name of an organization or in its behalf to the same extent as if it were performed in his own name or behalf. Such an individual shall be sentenced as if the conduct had been performed in his own name or behalf. [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]


2. If a criminal statute imposes a duty to act on an organization, any agent of the organization having primary responsibility for the discharge of the duty is criminally liable if he recklessly omits to perform the required act, and he shall be sentenced as if the duty were imposed by law directly upon him. [1975, c. 499, § 1 (new).]


Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
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Augusta, Maine 04333-0007Title 17-A - §62. Military orders (REPEALED)

Title 17-A: MAINE CRIMINAL CODE
Part 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS

§62. Military orders (REPEALED)



Section History:
PL 1975,
Ch. 499,
§1 (NEW).
PL 1981,
Ch. 324,
§22 (RP ).
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Office of the Revisor of Statutes
7 State House Station
State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007

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