Unformatted text preview: or secreting of the victim. Elements of kidnapping • An unlawful taking and carrying away of a human being by force, fraud, threats, or intimidation, and against the person's will. False imprisonment • The unlawful restraint of another person's liberty • Also the unlawful detention of a person without his or her consent, sometimes called false arrest. Terrorism and the Law • Terrorism is a crime under federal law • Since 9-11 many states have enacted statutes outlawing terrorism and terrorist-related activities • Terrorism defined ◦ Premeditated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against non-combating targets by subnational groups or clandestine agents. ▪ The primary difference between criminal acts and terrorism has to do with political motivation or social ideology of the offender....
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2009 for the course CJUS 3166 taught by Professor Dr.holt during the Spring '09 term at UNC Charlotte.
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