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Criminal Law: Assault-Constructive Amendment of Indictment-Supplemental Jury Instructions

  Defendant appealed from his assault conviction after his girlfriend alleged that she suffered an eye injury and broken arm inflicted by defendant. Defendant conceded to the eye injury but denied breaking his girlfriend’s arm. On appeal, defendant challenged the ...

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Criminal Law: Assault Evidence of Reputation for Violence- Jury Instructions

Defendant appealed from his conviction for first-degree assault and related offenses. On appeal, defendant challenged the admission of testimony regarding his reputation for violence and hearsay evidence, and the denial of judgment of acquittal or mistrial following denial of access ...

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