20.9. Welfare Fraud - Receiving Unauthorized Payments
This is a Florida Jury Instructions form that can be used for 20 Fraud within Criminal.
Last updated: 2/28/2006
20.9 WELFARE FRAUD - RECEIVING UNAUTHORIZED PAYMENTS 414.39(4), Fla. Stat. To prove the crime of [crime charged], the State must prove the following element: 1. [Name of defendant] knowingly received, attempted to receive or aided and abetted in the receipt of unauthorized payments for services to a recipient of benefits under a state o federally funded assistance program. r DEFINITION: Knowingly means with actual knowledge and understanding of the facts or the truth. OPTIONAL DEFINITION: Knowingly means an act done voluntarily and intentionally and not because of mistake or accide or other innocent reason nt