State: Kansas

KS 21-5229. Same; resisting arrest.

Kansas Statutes Annotated (KSA) Chapter 21. Crimes and Punishments Article 52. Principles of Criminal Liability 21-5229. Same; resisting arrest.  A person is not authorized to use force to resist an arrest which such person knows is being made either by a law enforcement officer or by a private person summoned and directed by a law …

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KS 52.220 Use of Force in Defense of Property Other Than a Dwelling, Place of Work, or Occupied Vehicle

Pattern Instructions for Kansas – Criminal 3d Chapter 52.00 Principles of Criminal Liability 52.220 Use of Force in Defense of Property Other Than a Dwelling, Place of Work, or Occupied Vehicle The defendant claims (his) (her) conduct was permitted as a lawful defense of (his) (her) property. A person lawfully in possession of property is …

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KS 52.210 Use of Force in Defense of a Dwelling, Place of Work, or Occupied Vehicle

Pattern Instructions for Kansas – Criminal 3d Chapter 52.00 Principles of Criminal Liability 52.210 Use of Force in Defense of a Dwelling, Place of Work, or Occupied Vehicle Defendant claims (his) (her) conduct was permitted as a lawful defense of [(his) (her)] (dwelling) (place of work) (occupied vehicle). Defendant is permitted to insert one of …

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KS §21-5412. Assault; aggravated assault; assault of a law enforcement officer; aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer.

21-5412. Assault; aggravated assault; assault of a law enforcement officer; aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer. (a) Assault is knowingly placing another person in reasonable apprehension of immediate bodily harm; (b) Aggravated assault is assault, as defined in subsection (a), committed: (1) With a deadly weapon; (2) while disguised in any manner designed to …

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