NOT GUILTY BY REASON OF INSANITY (NGRI)

a last judgment made in a courtroom if the defendant has been deemed to exhibit an absence the cognitive capacity to be held criminally accountible for their behaviors.

NOT GUILTY BY REASON OF INSANITY (NGRI): "The court found the defendant not guilty by reason of insanity."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NOT GUILTY BY REASON OF INSANITY (NGRI)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/not-guilty-by-reason-of-insanity-ngri/ (accessed August 24, 2019).
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