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WPIC 48.07 Permitting Prostitution—Definition

11 WAPRAC WPIC 48.07Washington Practice Series TMWashington Pattern Jury Instructions--Criminal

11 Wash. Prac., Pattern Jury Instr. Crim. WPIC 48.07 (5th Ed)
Washington Practice Series TM
Washington Pattern Jury Instructions--Criminal
December 2021 Update
Washington State Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions
Part VII. Sex Crimes
WPIC CHAPTER 48. Prostitution
WPIC 48.07 Permitting Prostitution—Definition
A person commits the crime of permitting prostitution when, having possession or control of premises that he or she knows are being used for prostitution purposes, he or she fails without lawful excuse to make reasonable effort to halt or abate such 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).
With this instruction, use the first paragraph only of WPIC 48.11 (Advanced Prostitution—Profited from Prostitution—Definition), WPIC 65.01 (Premises—Definition), WPIC 2.05 (Building—Definition), WPIC 2.08 (Dwelling—Definition), and WPIC 10.02 (Knowledge—Knowingly—Definition).
RCW 9A.88.090.
See Comment to WPIC 48.08 (Permitting Prostitution—Elements).
[Current as of December 2019.]
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