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17 Cards in this Set

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2nd Degree Murder
a killing that is done with malice, but without premediatation or deliberation
Involuntary Manslaughter
an unintentional killing resulting from conduct so reckless that it causes extreme danger or death or bodily injury
Felony Murder
any murder that takes during commission of certain feleonies, etc. arson, rape or robbery
having ht eintent to kill or seriously harm or acting in an extremely reckless manner which shows a lack of regard for human life
Forcible Rape
the act of unlawful sexual intercourse commited by a man with a woman by force
Statutory Rape
sexual intercourse by a male with a female that has not yet reached the legal age of consent
the killing of 1 human being by another-is the serious act of all acts
the failure to exercise a resonable or ordinary amount of care in a situation that causes harm to someone
Noncriminal Homicide
a killing that is justifiable or excusable and for which the killer is deemed faultless
the delibrate taking of one's own life
Voluntary Manslaughter
a killing that would otherwise be mureder, but that occurs after the victim has done something to the killer that would cause a reasonable person to lose self-control or act rashly
any unlawful physical contact inflicted by 1 person upon another without consent
occurs when a person repeatedly follows or harasses another person and makes threats causing the victim to be afraid
any attempt or threat to carry out a physical attack upon another person
Date Rape (acquaintance rape)
assault by someone known to the victim (date, boyfriend, neighbor, or friend)
Negligent Homicide
the causing of death through criminal negligence
1st degree Murder
a killing that is premedicated and done with malice