1.1A verdict that an accused is not guilty by reason of insanity.
- The acquittal will take the form of the special verdict of not guilty by reason of insanity resulting in committal to a mental hospital.
- The jury were asked to render a special verdict.
- I have been asked several times whether I am in favour of a special verdict.
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Syllabification: spe·cial ver·dict
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