Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Criminal – Aggravated Sexual Battery – Victim’s Mental Incapacity (access required)

Criminal – Aggravated Sexual Battery – Victim’s Mental Incapacity (access required)

The commonwealth did not need to prove the use of actual force in order to convict defendant of aggravated sexual battery through use of a victim’s mental incapacity, in violation of Va. Code § 18.2-67.3, for his act of molesting a 44-year-old man with Down Syndrome, the Court of Appeals holds. Although the director of a ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

 

Scroll To Top