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Assault

Unwanted and/or violent physical contact with another person. Assault is a crime and a tort in most jurisdictions, though specific definitions differ from place to place.
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To summarize, New York concluded that manslaughter may not act as the underlying felony in Rector (49) and, in Huter, that an assaultive felony may not act as the underlying felony when that felony's sole purpose is to inflict harm or death upon the victim.
BMU inmates are generally highly assaultive, often self-injurious and extremely difficult to manage from both a correctional and mental health perspective.
For consultant evaluators, there may be a risk of displaced anger toward evaluees and potential bias toward assaultive criminal defendants.
A because of his history of nonadherence to treatment and assaultive episodes.
Calling on international organizations to display a joint stance against the attack, Pakdil said, "This action, which violated all kinds of humanitarian values, is not only an incident between Turkey and Israel, but an assaultive attempt threatening the world peace".
I suggest that understanding Cassy's speech as performative revises and extends our understanding of Stowe's use of feminine sociomoral conversational pedagogy and that it raises questions about where for Stowe (and other antebellum women writers) linguistic authority lies: in the suasive potential of sentiment, in the assaultive nature of words, or in the ways sentiment and assault mutually authorize each other.
What keep all of these pieces from dissolving into purely assaultive skronk are the good humor and wit that always characterize Frith's playing and composing; there is a cheerfulness to even his most abrasive work that makes it far more listenable than that of many of his other, more ill-tempered colleagues of the period.
Applications and exemplary programs are described for treating depression, substance abuse, eating disorders, psychosis, and suicidal and assaultive behaviors.
27-30: Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) trains human service providers and other professionals to safely manage disruptive and assaultive behaviour; London; 1-800-558-8976 or register online at www.
I like to think that this uncompromising and assaultive film might single-handedly have prevented hundreds of aspiring junkies from ruining their lives.
The rationales for this procedure include protecting officers from assaultive behavior, reducing or eliminating prisoners' self-inflicted injuries, decreasing damage to police transport vehicles, and minimizing the potential for escape.