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Flashcards in Nine reverse Deck (29):
1

threaten or actual physical contact without consent
1. no injury
2. with weapon or causing bodily harm
3. aggravated assault - endangering life of victim

assault

2

touching of a sexual nature without consent
1. sexual assault least physical injury
2. with a weapon, threats to third party, or causing bodily harm

sexual assault

3

breaking or opening something in order to enter the premises without permission with the INTENT to commit an indictable offence

breaking and entering

4

the honest belief that a person owns or has permission to use an item

colour of right

5

any drug listed in the controlled drugs and substances act

controlled substance

6

a killing where the accused can be held criminally responsible

culpable homicide

7

a common bawdy, betting, or gaming house

disorderly

8

a killing that is planned and deliberate, is the result of contract, causes death to a peace officer, or is committed during another serious crime

first-degree murder

9

intentionally deceiving someone in order to cause a loss of property, money or service

fraud

10

the killing of another human being directly or indirectly

homicide

11

an offence that the crown can either try as summary or indictable (will start at highest and can be lowered by crown)

hybrid offence

12

a crime that is more serious than a summary conviction offences and carries heavier penalty

indictable offence

13

the killing of a newborn infant by the childs mother (must have been suffering from a mental disturbance caused by not being able to recover from birthing child)

infanticide

14

any culpable homicide not classified as infanticide or murder (not in right state of mind - did not have mens rea)

manslaughter

15

willfully destroying or damaging property or data, interfering with the lawful use of property or data

mischief

16

the hybrid offence of stealing goods worth under 5000

theft under

17

the indictable offence of stealing goods worth over 5000

theft over

18

criminal offence that involves selling, giving transporting, ect, a controlled substance or and authorization for a controlled substance

trafficking

19

providing false information that causes the police to start or continue an investigation without cause

public mischief

20

transferring cash or property to conceal its illegal origin

money laundering

21

the intentional killing of another human being

murder

22

a killing where the accused cannot be held criminally responsible

non-culpable homicide

23

the state of having knowledge of and control over something
someone in possession must: know what the item is and have control over it, may be found in possession even if they gave it to another person, will be found in possession even if they have knowledge about it and consent to it

possession

24

the act of engaging in sexual services for money

prostitution

25

words or actions that could cause a reasonable person to behave irrationally or lose self-control

provocation

26

the theft of personal property involving violence or the threat of violence

robbery

27

any murder not classified as first-degree

second degree murder

28

a crime that is considered less serious and carries a less serious penalty

summary conviction offences

29

taking property permanently or temporarily, without the owners permission

theft