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Legal Statutes: Colorado

UPDATED September 18, 2017

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Part 4. Unlawful Sexual Behavior

back to top§ 18-3-409. Marital defense

Any marital relationship, whether established statutorily, putatively, or by common law, between an actor and a victim shall not be a defense to any offense under this part 4 unless such defense is specifically set forth in the applicable statutory section by having the elements of the offense specifically exclude a spouse.
Repealed and reenacted by Laws 1975, H.B.1042, § 1; Laws 1988, H.B.1089, § 2.