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District of Columbia Code Division IV. Criminal Law and Procedure and Prisoners. § 22-404. Assault or threatened assault in a menacing manner;  stalking.

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(a)(1)?Whoever unlawfully assaults, or threatens another in a menacing manner, shall be fined not more than the amount set forth in ??22-3571.01 or be imprisoned not more than 180 days, or both.

(2)?Whoever unlawfully assaults, or threatens another in a menacing manner, and intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes significant bodily injury to another shall be fined not more than the amount set forth in ??22-3571.01 or be imprisoned not more than 3 years, or both. ?For the purposes of this paragraph, the term ?significant bodily injury? means an injury that requires hospitalization or immediate medical attention.

(b)?Repealed.

(c)?Repealed.

(d)?Repealed.

(e)?Repealed.

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