Nevada Revised Statutes Section 175.171 - Procedure in Criminal Cases

No special instructions to be given relating exclusively to defendantís testimony. In the trial of all indictments, complaints and other proceedings against persons charged with the commission of crimes or offenses, the person so charged shall, at his own request, but not otherwise, be deemed a competent witness, the credit to be given his testimony being left solely to the jury, under the instructions of the court, but no special instruction shall be given relating exclusively to the testimony of the defendant.

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