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Form Code: ASSA1000
Florida Statute: 784.011
Level: Misd (Misdemeanor)
Chapter 784 ASSAULT; BATTERY; CULPABLE NEGLIGENCE
(1) An “assault” is an intentional, unlawful threat by word or act to do violence to the person of another, coupled with an apparent ability to do so, and doing some act which creates a well-founded fear in such other person that such violence is imminent.
(2) Whoever commits an assault shall be guilty of a misdemeanor of the second degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082 or s. 775.083.