General Intent

General Intent

In Criminal Law and Tort Law, a mental plan to do that which is forbidden by the law.Unlike offenses that require a Specific Intent, it is not necessary that the accused intend the precise harm or result. It is sufficient if the person meant to do the act that caused the harm or result. For example, Battery is a general intent offense. If a defendant commits a battery that results in harm to the victim, it does not matter if the defendant did not intend the harm.

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Further elaborating on her approach, Fetalvero says that once she has drawn out her general intent, she meticulously constructs the image and ambiance she wants to project upon the piece.
Tenders are invited for the general intent of this bid package is to install a led lighting system for new runway 9-27 and convert the current runway 9-27 lighting system to parallel taxiway a led lighting.
It seems to me that Tseng was expecting a cultural "smackdown" at the expense of the DeVos Institute, when in fact the general intent of both discussions was to illuminate the concerns, differences of opinions, various positions, and essential research so that actual and virtual attendees, faculty, students, hinders, the cultural community, and others could use the information to inform their own conclusions and decisions.
The general intent is to offer deep, thought-provoking and practice-oriented discussions that expand the realm of sex therapy beyond specific outcomes.
The court in Empirian reviewed the definitions of military orders and PCS and the general intent of [section] 535(a)(1) to find the Defendant had wrongfully withheld security deposits from servicemembers who had properly terminated their leases under the SCRA.
The court read the "use of the word 'means' in 'means to communicate' to suggest 'intends to communicate,' so that the speaker must intend to communicate a threat, the general intent standard [the court] applied in Darby.
The Revised Model Stalking Code suggests states make stalking a general intent crime.
To be guilty of a general intent offence, one must intend a particular prohibited act or conduct, such as striking someone.
fairly characterized as the general intent of Congress that plaintiffs
At another point she disputes the Legion's "theory" that the general intent of a donor "divests his executor of standing" to bring action against a perceived fraud.
While welcoming the general intent of the legislation, the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations is hoping the final bill will contain some escape mechanism for a donor hospital to form an agreement with the OPO of its choice if it feels it is not being properly served, said Steve Haid, AOPO president.

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