battery

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Synonyms for battery

group of guns or missile launchers operated together at one place

a collection of related things intended for use together

a unit composed of the pitcher and catcher

a series of stamps operated in one mortar for crushing ores

the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target

an assault in which the assailant makes physical contact

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1st DCA 2000), the First District Court of Appeal affirmed the trial court and held that an aggravated battery conviction could not serve as a prior conviction for battery under the felony battery statute.
15) The petitioner explicitly attacked the aggravating circumstance that authorized the imposition of the death penalty if the murder was "outrageously or wantonly vile, horrible or inhuman in that it involved torture, depravity of mind, or an aggravated battery to the victim.
Mitchell was arrested, tried, convicted, and sentenced to four years in prison--two years for aggravated battery and two years more for committing a hate crime.
In October 2007, 34 were convicted of various crimes, including homicide and aggravated battery, and many were sentenced to 26 years in prison.
30, 2013 by the Independent Police Review Authority, the Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez charged Evans with one count of aggravated battery and one count of official police misconduct.
Patterson, who has a history of domestic incidents, has been charged with aggravated battery of an infant and aggravated assault.
Peterson's child died at a Sioux Falls hospital and his mother's boyfriend Joseph Robert Patterson, 27, has been charged with aggravated battery of an infant.
An aggravated battery is legally defined as (insert applicable portions of instruction 8.
Junkie gangster Heriberto Viramontes, 30, and his girlfriend Marcy Cruz, 25 will appear in a Chicago court later this year also facing charges of armed robbery and aggravated battery.
Then, Wickersham later told police, Alfaro intentionally rammed his vehicle into Wickersham's, an action that is considered aggravated battery.
As it happened, Harris had gotten into trouble as a juvenile, to the tune of five prior felony adjudications involving aggravated battery with a firearm, aggravated discharge of a firearm, theft, and unlawful possession of a controlled substance.
also sentenced 20-year-old DeAnthony Ford to 10years for aggravated battery in a shooting two days before the one that killed the 19-year-old Francis.
He faces additional charges of aggravated battery, battery of a law enforcement officer, and resisting arrest with violence.
Aggravated assault, aggravated battery, burglary, larceny, car theft and arson have all dropped.
Police charged Lynda Taylor (36) of Stuart, Florida, with aggravated battery.