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n. the crime of using physical force (no matter how slight in the...
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The crime of failing to submit to a law enforcement officer's arrest. Though definitions of the crime vary from state to state, someone can typically commit the offense even without using force. [..]
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In general, a person may not use physical force to resist a lawful arrest by a police officer who is known or reasonably appears to be a peace officer. Resisting an arrest is a misdemeanor. Resisting [..]
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  the crime of using physical force (no matter how slight in the eyes of most law enforcement officers) to prevent arrest, handcuffing and/or taking the accused to jail. It is also called "r [..]
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n. the crime of using physical force) to prevent arrest, handcuffing and/or taking the accused to jail. Sometimes referred to merely as "resisting".
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