What Is Battery in Criminal Law

How is battery defined?

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  • Sector-1, Noida

Battery is the actual physical impact on another person.If the victim has been touched in a painful, harmful, violent, or offensive way by the person committing the crime, this might be battery. Even a minor touching can qualify as batter providing it is painful, harmful, or offensive to the victim.

Answered on 28 Sep 2018


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