Arraignment and Pretrial Provisions

ORS 135.465
Defect in accusatory instrument as affecting acquittal on merits

When the defendant is acquitted on the merits, the defendant is considered acquitted of the offense charged in the accusatory instrument, notwithstanding a defect in form or substance in the accusatory instrument on which the defendant is acquitted. [Formerly 135.880]

See annotations under ORS 135.880 in permanent edition.


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