Hawaii Revised Statutes (H.R.S.)
Division 5. Crimes and Criminal Proceedings
Title 37. Hawaii Penal Code
§703-301 Justification a defense; civil remedies unaffected.
(1) In any prosecution for an offense, justification, as defined in sections 703-302 through 703-309, is a defense.
(2) The fact that conduct is justifiable under this chapter does not abolish or impair any remedy for such conduct which is available in any civil action.