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Nevada’s Assault Laws

Nevada’s Assault Laws Explained Assault is covered under Nevada Revised Statutes 200.471 and 200.481. Assault does not necessarily have to involve physical violence, as even attempting to use force against someone is enough to qualify. Hence, battery charges are sometimes brought as the same time as assault charges are because they are actually two difference…

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What’s the Difference Between Assault and Battery

What Is the Difference Between Assault and Battery?¬† Most people don’t understand how assault and battery are defined, nor the differences between the charges. The two crimes fall under different sections of the Nevada Revised Code. Assault is dealt with under NRS 200.471, while battery falls under NRS 200.481.Assault refers to an attempt to use…

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