December 22, 2016
- 110 Criminal Law
- 110II Defenses in General
- 110k32 Ignorance or mistake of law
Building inspector’s belief that his receipt of between $150 and $250 as “Christmas gift” from corporation engaged in extensive building operations was lawfully permitted was not a valid defense to charge of statutory extortion.
State v. Savoie, 320 A.2d 164 (N.J.Super.A.D., 1974)