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What does NGRI stand for?

NGRI stands for Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

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1 What is Canada''s smallest province in area* 2 Who was found not guilty by reason of insanity for the attempted assassination of U.
A study by criminologist Eric Silver published in the journal Law and Human Behavior in 1995 showed that in three of seven states studied - New York, New Jersey and California - defendants found not guilty by reason of insanity were confined longer than defendants whose pleas failed.
The case was dismissed after the prosecution said it was no longer seeking a special verdict of not guilty by reason of insanity and there would be no purpose in sending Thomas to a psychiatric hospital.
If she wasn't, this could lead to a new trial and Jacks, 34, could be found not guilty by reason of insanity.
A Crown Prosecution Service spokesman said a verdict of not guilty by reason of insanity is "quite rare" and both defence and prosecution have to agree it.