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Flashcards in Crimes Against People Deck (15):
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Battery 

  1. Intentional 
  2. Unlawful 
  3. Application of Force 
  4. To another Person 
  5. That causes bodily harm to that person or 
  6. Constitutes an offensive touching 

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Battery Defense 

  1. Consent 
  2. Self Defense/Defense of Others 
  3. Use of Force to Prevent a Crime 

3

Aggravated Battery 

  1. Battery may carry greater penalty by statute 
  2. when serious bodily injury inflicted or 
  3. bodily injured is caused by use of deadly weapon 

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Assault 

  1. Attempt to commit a battery, or 
  2. Intentionally placing another in apprehension of imminent bodily harm 

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Assault - Attempt to Commit Battery 

  1. Specific Intent to commit a Battery, and 
  2. Substantial Step 
  3. Toward commission of the Battery 

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Assault - Intentionally placing another in apprehension of imminent bodily harm 

  1. Victim reasonably anticipates or 
  2. expects ▵s act will result in immediate bodily harm 
  3. Victim must be aware of the threat of harm 

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Aggravated Assault 

  1. ▵ commits assault with dangerous weapon 
  2. ▵ acts with intent to rape or murder the victim 

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Mayhem 

  1. Intent to Maim or 
  2. Cause Bodily Injury and 
  3. An act 
  4. that Causes Dismemberment, or 
  5. permanent disfigurement of a person

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Kidnapping 

  1. Intentional 
  2. Unlawful 
  3. Confinement of a person 
  4. Against that person’s will 
  5. Coupled with Movement or 
  6. Hiding of that person 

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False Imprisonment 

  1. Unlawful 
  2. Confinement of a person
  •  Forcing person to go where he doesn’t want 
    • Actual force 
    • Threat of Force 
    • Show of Force 
  • no alternative route available 
  1. Without Consent 

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Rape 

  1. Unlawful 
  2. Sexual Intercourse 
  3. With a female 
  4. Against her will by force or threat of immediate force 

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Rape Defenses 

Honest & Reasonable Mistake 

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Statutory Rape 

  1. ▵ is strictly liable 
  2. Sexual Intercourse 
  3. with a person under the age of consent 

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Bigamy 

  1. ▵ strictly liable 
  2. ▵ marries someone 
  3. While still legally married to someone else 

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Incest 

  1. Marriage or 
  2. sexual acts 
  3. between closely related persons