New York Penal - Article 120 - § 120.00 Assault in the Third Degree
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§ 120.00 Assault in the third degree.
A person is guilty of assault in the third degree when:
1. With intent to cause physical injury to another person, he causes
such injury to such person or to a third person; or
2. He recklessly causes physical injury to another person; or
3. With criminal negligence, he causes physical injury to another
person by means of a deadly weapon or a dangerous instrument.
Assault in the third degree is a class A misdemeanor.
Section: Article 120 120.00 120.01 120.02 120.03 120.04 120.04-A 120.05 120.06 120.07 120.08 120.09 120.10 120.11 120.12
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Last modified: February 16, 2014