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6 Cards in this Set

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*Intent to cause apprehension or intent to cause contact.
*Present ability to commit a battery. (D not guilty if fired unloaded weapon.) BOTH needed.
Rationale: Protect bodily security and prevent breaches of peace.
* Harmful or offensive contact
* Caused by defendant
* Intent to cause a harmful or offensive contact or result of criminal negligence. (Reasonable person, objective standard).
Rationale: Protect bodily security and prevent breaches of peace.
Felonious assault
* A person who assaults another person with a gun, revolver, pistol, knife, iron bar, club, brass knuckles, or other dangerous weapon
* Without intending to commit murder or to inflict great bodily harm less than murder
* Forcible movement or secret confinement.
* Against will and
* Without law authority.
Rationale: Protect freedom of movement and freedom from confinements and prevent more serious crimes that may occur when victim is isolated from outside assistance.
* No damage required.
* Defendant does not need to successfully complete the intended felony
* Any felony, not just larceny
* Complete as soon as there is any entry.
* Permission to enter defeats breaking, just larceny.
Rationale: Protect the peace and prevent potentially dangerous nighttime breaches of the peace.
* Intent to burn or reckless disregard of risk risk that burning would occur.
* Consumption of any part of the structure.
Rationale: Protect peace and security of home. Protect occupants and others from dangers of fire.