What is assault and battery?

  • (noun): An assault in which the assailant makes physical contact.
    Synonyms: battery

Assault And Battery

Assault and battery is the combination of two violent crimes: assault (the threat of violence) and battery (physical violence). This legal distinction exists only in jurisdictions that distinguish assault as threatened violence rather than actual violence.

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