aggravated


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aggravated

(of a criminal offence) made more serious by its circumstances.
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A spokesman for RSPCA Cymru said: "While a rise in the number of dogs seized for aggravated offences is a cause for concern this can also suggest improved enforcement, awareness and reporting.
The latest motion claimed the state hadn't proved primary elements of the aggravated murder charges.
The former England captain's father appeared at the Old Bailey to plead not guilty to racially aggravated common assault and a racially aggravated public order offence.
A 40-year-old man appeared before magistrates on Saturday charged with dangerous driving, aggravated burglary and possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.
An aggravated assault is legally defined as (insert applicable portions of instruction 8.
According to The Telegraph, Hair, 40, faces two public order offences, one of which is racially aggravated, on February 22, while Hughes, 36, also faces two public order offences, one of which is racially aggravated and allegedly took place on March 13.
He pleaded not guilty to two offences of racially aggravated assault and one of causing racially aggravated harassment when he appeared on Friday before the city's magistrates.
On Friday he pleaded not guilty to two offences of racially aggravated assault and one of causing racially aggravated harassment when he appeared before Norwich magistrates.
Police investigating an aggravated burglary in Seaburn last weekend have made two arrests following a pre-planned operation in the Hendon area of Sunderland.
The descending order of UCR violent crimes are murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault, followed by the property crimes of burglary, larceny-theft, and motor vehicle theft.
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For the first time in deportation history, the Department of Homeland Security is claiming that attempted arson is an aggravated felony.