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CONCUSSION, civ. law. The unlawful forcing of another by threats of violence to give something of value. It differs from robbery in this, that in robbery the thing is taken by force, while in concussion it is obtained by threatened violence. Hein. Lec. El, Sec. 1071

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The forensic examiner's report confirmed that the victim died due a brain concussion and internal bleeding.
Detainee Ruslan Duisheev's mother Duisheeva Kalizat cried at the press conference and his father told that his son was beaten with reinforcement bar and received brain concussion.
of Iowa) discuss the assessment and treatment of adults and children with mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) or brain concussion who do not fully recover within three to six months.