Report of the Wisconsin Legislative Council, Submitted to the Governor and Legislature, April, 1951, Issue 3
Wisconsin Legislative Council, 1951 - Criminal law - 108 pages
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$200 or imprisoned act or refrain aggravated aiding and abetting altered or removed Analogous legislation ARSON attempted suicide bodily harm cause death Chapter 339 chattel combination of facts commit suicide consent convicted criminal damage criminal mischief DAMAGE TO PROPERTY directly commit Duty to Retreat facie evidence fact or combination felony force intended HOMICIDE identification mark induce the threatened INJURY intent to defraud intent to prevent jury law of self-defense legally entitled LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL COMMENT means Note obtaining property old section Paragraph penalty person who provoked personal property prevent its identification prima facie evidence printed bill privilege of self-defense privilege to act prosecuted provision provoked the attack RECKLESS CONDUCT relinquish property restatement Scope Sections covered security interest serial number specific sections Stat statutes stolen property Subsection suicide supplement third person threat to injure threatened person threats with intent unless he reasonably voluntarily changed Wisconsin Assemblyman Wisconsin Senator
Page 1 - The rule of the common law, that penal statutes are to be strictly construed, has no application to this code. All its provisions are to be construed according to the fair import of their terms, with a view to effect its objects and to promote justice.
Page 13 - ... yet he has no right to repel a threatened assault with naked hands, by the use of a deadly weapon in a deadly manner, unless he believes, and has reasonable grounds to believe, that he is in imminent danger of death or great bodily harm.
Page 7 - ... (2) A person is concerned in the commission of the crime if he: (a) Directly commits the crime; or (b) Intentionally aids and abets the commission of it; or (c) Is a party to a conspiracy with or a solicitation of another to commit it. Such a party is also concerned in the commission of any other crime which is committed in pursuance of the intended crime and which under the circumstances is a natural and probable consequence of the intended crime. This paragraph does not apply to a party to...
Page 8 - aids and abets" is a phrase of art which covers all assistance rendered by words, acts, encouragement, support or presence, actual or constructive, to render assistance if necessary. See Black's Law Dictionary and cases cited therein. Although the term "aid and abet...
Page 39 - It is unlawful for any person to entice, counsel, or persuade to run away any apprentice, or to harbor, or conceal him, knowing him to be a runaway. Any party so offending is guilty of a misdemeanor, and may be fined not more than one hundred dollars, to be recovered by the master in any court having jurisdiction.
Page 7 - ... commit it and although the person who directly committed it has not been convicted or has been convicted of some other degree of the crime or of some other crime based on the same act.
Page 2 - Every person who shall wilfully burn, or cause to be burned, any building, or any goods, wares, merchandise, or other chattels, which shall be at the time insured against loss or damage by fire, with intent to injure or defraud such insurer, whether the same be the property of such person or of any other, shall, upon conviction, be adjudged guilty of arson in the second degree, and punished accordingly.
Page 47 - Extortion is the obtaining of property from another, with his consent, induced by a wrongful use of force or fear, or under color of official right.