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17 Cards in this Set

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date rape
its sexual assault by someone known to the victim-a date,syeady boyfriend,neighbor,or friend.
What is homicide
The killing of one human being by another is the most serious of all acts.
forcible rape
its the act of lawful sexual intercourse committed by a man with a women by force and without her consent
non criminal homicide
its a killing that is justifiable or excusable and for wich the killer is deemed faultless.
define malice
means having the intent to kill or seriously harm or acting in an extremely reckless manner which shows a lack of regard for human life.
felony murder
its any killing that takes place during the commission of certain felonies,such as arson,rape,robbery,or burglary.
its any unlawful physical contact inflicted by one person upon another without consent
involuntary manslaughter
is an unintentional killing rresulting from conduct so reckless that it causes extreme danger of death or bidily injury.
its when a person repeatedly follows or harasses another person and makes threats, causing the victim to fear death or bodily injure.
the deliberate taking of one's life
statutory rape
is sexual intercourse by a male with a female who has not yet reached the legal age of consent
negligent himicide
is the causing of death through criminal negligence.
2nd degree murder
its a killing done with makice but without premedition or deliberation.
it an attempt or threat to carry out a physical attack upon another person.
1st degree murder
its a killing that is premeditated,deliberate,and done with malice
is the failure to exersice a reasonable or ordinary amount of care in a situation that causes harm to someone.
voluntary manslaughter
is a killing that would otherwise be murder, but that occurs after the victim has done something to the killer that would cause a reasonable person to lose self-control