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Legal Statutes: Idaho

UPDATED July 16, 2017

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Chapter 9. Assault and Battery

back to top18-903. Battery defined

A battery is any:

(a) Willful and unlawful use of force or violence upon the person of another; or

(b) Actual, intentional and unlawful touching or striking of another person against the will of the other; or

(c) Unlawfully and intentionally causing bodily harm to an individual.
S.L. 1979, ch. 227, § 2.