Card Set Information
Crimes Against Person
Crim Law Rape False Imprisonment Kidnapping
What are the elements of rape?
What are the defenses to rape?
: Sexual intercourse by force or threat of force without consent.
: General intent (>=negligence) regarding consent
Defenses: A reasonable mistake as to consent exculpates
What are the elements of statutory rape?
What are the defenses to statutory rape?
: Sex with a minor (defined by state law)
: None (strict liability)
Defenses: Mistake to age is NOT a defense!
What are the elements of False Imprisonment?
: Unlawful confinement of victim against their will.
: General intent (>=negligence)
What are the elements of Kidnapping?
: Movement (asporation) of victim
: General intent (>=negligence) regarding consent to be moved.
Note: Some courts require movement beyond the crime being committed to other crimes, such as robbery or rape.