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Proposed and Recently Adopted Model Criminal Jury Instructions​​​

 

 INSTRUCTIONS PUBLISHED FOR COMMENT

 
  • MCrimJI_5.15_for_comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 12/1/2020

    Description: [NEW] M Crim JI 5.15 Interpreter

  • MCrimJI_17.2a_for_comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 12/1/2020

    Description: [AMENDED] M Crim JI 17.2a Domestic Assault / Aggravated Domestic Assault

  • MCrimJI_33.1a_for_comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 12/1/2020

    Description: [AMENDED] M Crim JI 33.1a Use of an Animal for Fighting, Baiting, or Shooting

  • MCrimJI_40.1,_40.2_and_40.3_for_comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 12/1/2020

    Description: [NEW] M Crim JI 40.1 Disturbing the Peace; [NEW] M Crim JI 40.2 Disturbing Religious Meetings; [NEW] M Crim JI 40.3 Disturbing Others at a Funeral;

  • MCrimJI_39.7_and_39.7a_for_comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 1/1/2021

    Description: [NEW] M Crim JI 39.7 False Report of Explosive Offenses; [NEW] M Crim JI 39.7a False Report of Poisoning or Harmful Substances Offenses

  • MCrimJI_39.8_and_39.8a_for_comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 1/1/2021

    Description: [NEW] M Crim JI 39.8 Threat to Commit an Offense Involving Explosives; [NEW] M Crim JI 39.8a Threatening to Poison or Commit a Harmful Substance Offense

  • M Crim JI Chapter 15 for public comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 11/1/2020

    Description: Rewrite of Chapter 15, Motor Vehicle Offenses

  • 13.19 and 13.19a for public comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 11/1/2020

    Description: [AMENDED] M Crim JI 13.19 False Report of a Felony Crime; [NEW] M Crim JI 13.19a False Report of Medical or Other Emergency

  • 37.8, 37.8a, 37.8b, 37.9, 37.9a, 37.10, 37.11 and 37.11a for public comment

    Comment Period Expiration: 9/1/2020

    Description: [NEW] M Crim JI 37.8 Withholding Evidence; [NEW] M Crim JI 37.8a Preventing Crime Report; [NEW] M Crim JI 37.8b Retaliating for Crime Report; [NEW] M Crim JI 37.9 Influencing Statements to Investigators by Gift; [NEW] M Crim JI 37.9a Influencing Statements to Investigators by Threat or Intimidation; [NEW] M Crim JI 37.10 Influencing Statements to Investigators by Gift or Intimidation – Defenses; [NEW] M Crim JI 37.11 Removing, Destroying or Tampering with Evidence; [NEW] M Crim JI 37.11a Offering False Evidence at an Official Proceeding

 

 AMENDMENTS ADOPTED WITHIN THE PAST 90 DAYS

 
  • MCrimJI 17.37 as adopted

    Effective Date: 8/1/2020

    Description: [NEW] M Crim JI 17.37 Hazing

  • MCrimJI 35.1a as adopted

    Effective Date: 8/1/2020

    Description: [NEW] M Crim JI 35.1a Malicious Use of Telecommunications Service

  • M Crim JI 38.1, 38.4 and 38.4a as adopted

    Effective Date: 8/1/2020

    Description: [NEW] M Crim JI 38.1 Committing an Act of Terrorism; [NEW] M Crim JI 38.4 Making a Terrorist Threat; [NEW] M Crim JI 38.4a Communicating a False Report of Terrorism