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Assault Crimes: Murder of an Unborn Person

One of the least used Assault Crimes in PA is Murder of an Unborn Person.  Under Pennsylvania law there is a specific statute dealing with the assault crime of murder of an unborn person. Under Pennsylvania law, an unborn person is a fetus or a person who is yet to be born. The reason that Pennsylvania has specific statutes dealing with topics such as Murder of an Unborn Person is that under PA law, a person is defined as a living, breathing human being. Assault Crime Lawyers  Since PA law defines person as a living human being and not as a fetus, Pennsylvania has a special group of statutes dealing with the mistreatment of fetuses

Assault Crimes

If you are charged with assault crimes in Pennsylvania, you could be facing a significant amount of time in prison. Accordingly, there are several steps that you should probably take: First, make sure that you become aware of the applicable defenses to assault charges in Pennsylvania. Second, contact an experienced Chester County Assault Lawyer who can advise you on the appropriate steps you should be taking to defend yourself.  Don't speak to the police without a lawyer And finally, consider hiring a private investigator so that you can properly assess the strength of the government's case against you.

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