Kansas Statutes Annotated
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Statute Number:21-5229
Chapter Title:CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS
Article Title:PRINCIPLES OF CRIMINAL LIABILITY
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Same; resisting arrest.
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21-5229. Same; resisting arrest. A person is not authorized to use force to resist an arrest which such person knows is being made either by a law enforcement officer or by a private person summoned and directed by a law enforcement officer to make the arrest, even if the person arrested believes that the arrest is unlawful.

History: L. 2010, ch. 136, 27; July 1, 2011.



Date Composed: 01/19/2012 Date Modified: 01/19/2012

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