PLEADINGS BY DEFENDANT
19-1720. Refusal to answer. If the defendant refuses to answer the indictment by demurrer or plea, a plea of not guilty must be entered.
[(19-1720) Cr. Prac. 1864, sec. 304, p. 249; R.S., R.C., & C.L., sec. 7763; C.S., sec. 8887; I.C.A., sec. 19-1620.]