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WPIC35.03Assault—First Degree—Great Bodily Harm—Definition

Washington Practice Series TMWashington Pattern Jury Instructions--Criminal

11 Wash. Prac., Pattern Jury Instr. Crim. WPIC 35.03 (4th Ed)
Washington Practice Series TM
Washington Pattern Jury Instructions--Criminal
October 2016 Update
Washington State Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions
Part VI. Crimes Against Personal Security
WPIC CHAPTER 35. Assault and Reckless Endangerment
WPIC 35.03 Assault—First Degree—Great Bodily Harm—Definition
A person commits the crime of assault in the first degree when, with intent to inflict great bodily harm, he or she assaults another and inflicts great bodily harm.
NOTE ON USE
Use this instruction if it will help the jury understand the charged offense or if it is necessary to define this particular offense for the jury. See the Comment to WPIC 4.24 (Definition of the Crime—Form).
Use WPIC 2.04 (Great Bodily Harm—Definition), WPIC 10.01 (Intent—Intentionally—Definition), and WPIC 35.50 (Assault—Definition) with this instruction.
COMMENT
RCW 9A.36.011(1)(c).
[Current as of December 2015.]
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