CRIMES AND OFFENSES Crimes Against the Person: Amend Punishment for Any Person Who Commits the Offense of Simple Battery or Battery Against a Sports Official of an Amateur Contest

Citation data:

Vol: 17, Issue: 1

Publication Year:
2000
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Repository URL:
https://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol17/iss1/13
Author(s):
Brown, David
Tags:
O.C.G.A. 16-5-23; O.C.G.A. 16-5-23.1; battery; punishment; Peach Sheet; Law
artifact description
The Act changes two sections of the Georgia Code to impose more severe penalties on individuals convicted of battery against a sports official. The Act makes battery of an amateur sports official a misdemeanor of a high and aggravated nature.