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Legal Statutes: New York

UPDATED August 17, 2016

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Article 120. Assault and Related Offenses

back to topSec. 120.25 Reckless endangerment in the first degree

A person is guilty of reckless endangerment in the first degree when, under circumstances evincing a depraved indifference to human life, he recklessly engages in conduct which creates a grave risk of death to another person. Reckless endangerment in the first degree is a class D felony.

History: (L.1965, c. 1030.)