8.14. Aggravated Battery On Person 65 Years Of Age Or Older
This is a Florida Jury Instructions form that can be used for 08 Assault And Battery within Criminal.
Last updated: 2/28/2006
8.14 AGGRAVATED BATTERY ON PERSO N 65 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER 784.08(2)(a), Fla. Stat. To prove the crime of Aggravated Battery of a Person 65 Years of Age or Older, the State must prove the following three elements beyond a reasonable doubt. The first element is a definition of battery. 1. [Name of defendant] intentionally [touched or struck (victim) against [his] [her] will.] [caused bodily harm to (victim).] 2. [Name of defendant] in committing the battery NOTE TO JUDGE: Give 2a or 2b or 2c as applicable. a. [intentionally or knowingly caused [great bodily harm to [name of victim]] [permanent disability to [name of victim]].] b. [used a deadly weapon.] a. [knew or should have known that [name of victim] was pregnant.] 2. [Name of victim] was at the time 65 years of age or older. A weapon is a deadly weapon if it is used or threatened to be used in a way likely to produce death or great bodily harm.