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WPIC 49C.03 Special Verdict Form—Failure to Register as Sex Offender—Class B Felony

11 WAPRAC WPIC 49C.03Washington Practice Series TMWashington Pattern Jury Instructions--Criminal

11 Wash. Prac., Pattern Jury Instr. Crim. WPIC 49C.03 (5th Ed)
Washington Practice Series TM
Washington Pattern Jury Instructions--Criminal
January 2024 Update
Washington State Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions
Part VII. Sex Crimes
WPIC CHAPTER 49C. Failure to Register as a Sex or Kidnapping Offender for Crimes on or After July 22, 2011
WPIC 49C.03 Special Verdict Form—Failure to Register as Sex Offender—Class B Felony
(Insert case caption.)
(This special verdict is to be answered only if the jury finds the defendant guilty of failure to register.)
We, the jury, return a special verdict by answering as follows:
QUESTION: Was the defendant previously convicted on at least two occasions of the crime of [felony failure to register as a sex offender] [(language from stipulation)]?
ANSWER: (Write “yes” or “no”)
DATE:
Presiding Juror
NOTE ON USE
Use this instruction when the defendant is charged with Class B felony failure to register as a sex offender. Use this instruction with WPIC 49C.02 (Failure to Register as Sex or Kidnapping Offender—Elements).
Use bracketed material as applicable.
If there is a stipulation between the parties regarding an element of the offense, particular care must be taken to modify this instruction, as necessary, to reflect the terms of the stipulation.
COMMENT
RCW 9A.44.132(1)(b).
[Current as of December 2018.]
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