A mayhem is a felony of violence.
Not to be confused with bedlam, a hospital of howling and general chaos, a mayhem is among the five enumerated felonies which make up what lawyers call the felony murder rule. If a death results from a burglary, arson, rape, robbery or mayhem, the death is a murder. And for good reason. Crime is anti-social. It is not an offshoot of poverty, but a series of conscious decisions motivated by older anger and current hostility.
Among the five enumerated felonies, a death may not have been intended, but the acts are intentional just the same. The danger for the individual and community comes in the likelihood that a simple plan of stealing can deteriorate into a change of heart for no witnesses or for plain old rage.
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These statistics rise when there is no resistance sufficient to stop them before they can complete what they set out to do; a theft coupled with a beating or worse. These will number in the area of 5 million this year. Alright, how do we get this down? And can it be done non-violently? And the payoff: how do armed citizens really get us to smaller government? Yes, it can be done non-violently.
It is done non-violently.
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Other states need not copy California or Washington precisely, and perhaps future GVRO laws will include the safeguards that French recommends. The prophecy of doom continues, predicting the fracturing of the country if its enemies are successful in pitting Americans against one another. But she has balanced her wariness with a much more generous embrace of Syrian refugees. Troops in Afghanistan 79, Ann Arbor, Michigan. In the future, If I see NG or similar running around with body armor in an emergency situation, I will assume they are up to no good.
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