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ASSAULT 1

handle is hein.ali/relwtrts0209 and id is 1 raw text is: ASSAULT.
SECTION 1. An assault is an act done with the
actual or apparent intention to touch another's per-
son in a hostile manner or to touch such other in a
way not consented to by such other and offensive to
such other's reasonable sense of a personal dignity,
thus putting such other to a reasonable apprehension
of tho immediate application of such hostile violence
or such an unpermitted and offensive touching.
SECTION 1 (a). Ai assault is an act done with the
actual or apparent intent to apply unpermitted hostile
violence to the person of another, thus putting such
other to a reasonable apprehension of the immediate
application of such hostile violence.
SECTION 2. It is not necessary that the defendant
has the actual intention or the power to apply unper-
mitted hostile violence to the plaintiff's person or to
touch him in a way not consented to by him and of-
fensive to his reasonable sense of personal dignity, but
it is necessary that the defendant's act was intended
to put the plaintiff in reasonable fear of such violence
or touching and that the plaintiff is put in reasonable
apprehension of the immediate application of such vio-
lence or of such a touching. An actual attempt to
apply such violence or to touch the plaintiff in an un-
permitted and offensive manner is not an assault if
abandoned or frustrated before the plaintiff knows of
its commission.
SECTION 2\(a). It is not necessary that the defend-
ant has the actual intention or the power to apply un-
permitted hostile violence to the plaintiff's person, but
it is necessary that the defendant's act was intended to

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