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Legal Information: Puerto Rico

Statutes: Puerto Rico

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Updated: 
December 23, 2020

5161. Agresión

Toda persona que ilegalmente, por cualquier medio o forma, cause a otra una lesión a su integridad corporal, incurrirá en delito menos grave.