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WPIC 133.40 Unlawful Display of a Weapon—Definition

11A WAPRAC WPIC 133.40Washington Practice Series TMWashington Pattern Jury Instructions--Criminal

11A Wash. Prac., Pattern Jury Instr. Crim. WPIC 133.40 (5th Ed)
Washington Practice Series TM
Washington Pattern Jury Instructions--Criminal
January 2024 Update
Washington State Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions
Part XIII. Miscellaneous Crimes
WPIC CHAPTER 133. Weapon Offenses
WPIC 133.40 Unlawful Display of a Weapon—Definition
A person commits the crime of unlawfully displaying a weapon when he or she carries, exhibits, displays or draws a [firearm] [dagger] [sword] [knife] [or] [cutting or stabbing instrument, club, or any other weapon apparently capable of producing bodily harm], in a manner, under circumstances, and at a time and place [that manifests an intent to intimidate another] [or] [that warrants alarm for the safety of other persons].
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 bracketed material as applicable.
Use WPIC 10.01 (Intent—Intentionally—Definition) with this instruction if the defendant is charged with carrying, exhibiting, displaying or drawing a weapon with intent to intimidate another.
RCW 9.41.270.
See the Comment to WPIC 133.41 (Unlawful Display of a Weapon—Elements).
[Current as of December 2019.]
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