Misdemeanor Assault In Virginia Lawyers Code 18.2-42 Violation

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Scoter v. Commonwealth

Facts:

A judge in the Circuit Court of Richmond (Virginia) convicted defendant of robbery, in violation of Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-58, and misdemeanor assault while part of a mob, in violation of Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-42. Defendant appealed.

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Misdemeanor Assault In Virginia Lawyers Code 18.2-42 Violation

Misdemeanor Assault In Virginia Lawyers Code 18.2-42 Violation

Holdings:

The Virginia Court made the following holding:
  • Robbery is not an incidental, probable consequence of an assault; robbery requires a completely different type of wrongdoing: stealing.
  • In order to sustain a conviction of assault or battery by mob under Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-42, the evidence must establish that the accused was a member of a mob and that the mob committed simple assault or battery.

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These summaries are provided by the SRIS Law Group. They represent the firm’s unofficial views of the Justices’ opinions. The original opinions should be consulted for their authoritative content.