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Crimes - Malicious Destruction of Property - Defenses

Sponsored by:

Delegate Niemann


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Providing that, in a prosecution for malicious destruction of property, it is not a defense that the defendant was a joint owner of the damaged property if the defendant's intent was to deprive another joint owner of the value of the property.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Niemann
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.

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