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Unformatted text preview: Intent to steal A defense o this crime is the c laim of right (an honest belief in ownership or right to possession) the element is difficult to prove in joy-riding cases since the vehicle is not intended to be kept permanently. Embezzlement the misappropriation of property already in possession of defendant. The unlawful conversion of the personal property of another by a person to whom it has been entrusted by or for its rightful owner. The central feature of the crime of embezzlement is the unlawful conversion....
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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.
- Spring '09