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Tennessee Code Title 39. Criminal Offenses § 39-14-303

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(a)?A person commits arson who knowingly damages any personal property, land, or other property, except buildings or structures covered under ??39-14-301, by means of a fire or explosion:

(1)?Without the consent of all persons who have a possessory or proprietary interest therein; ?or

(2)?With intent to destroy or damage any such property for any unlawful purpose.

(b)?A violation of this section is a Class E felony.

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