It is not a form of the offence of attempt, and it would be erroneous to charge it as being contrary to section 1(1) of the Criminal Attempts Act 1981.(b) where he is a surety, by accepting or agreeing to accept a fee or any form of indemnity whether in whole or in part from or in respect of a person who is released or is to be released from custody, (2) Every one who wilfully attempts in any manner other than a manner described in subsection (1) to obstruct, pervert or defeat the course of justice is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years.may intimidate the human race into bringing order into its international affairs" (Albert Einstein).She then excuses herself to run to the bathroom, but when she comes out of the stall, the guys push her back in and assault her. A bloodied and bruised Sarah gives a full report at the station, blaming the gamers' misogyny for the attack.Amazonian Warriors isn't popular with guys who like shoot-'em-up video games like Kill or Be Slaughtered, because, as she puts it, Warriors is "non-violent and non-stupid." The game launches in a few days and the haters have been getting more aggressive online, accusing Raina of sleeping her way into the business by getting engaged to Steven Kaplan, a wealthy businessman. (a) A person who communicates a threat to another person, with the intent:(1) that the other person engage in conduct against the other person’s will;(2) that the other person be placed in fear of retaliation for a prior lawful act; or(3) of:(A) causing:(i) a dwelling, a building, or other structure; or(ii) a vehicle; to be evacuated; or(B) interfering with the occupancy of:(i) a dwelling, building, or other structure; or(ii) a vehicle; commits intimidation, a Class A felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement. Source: U. (b) However, the offense is a:(1) Level 6 felony if:(A) the threat is to commit a forcible felony;(B) the person to whom the threat is communicated: (i) is a law enforcement officer;(ii) is a witness (or the spouse or child of a witness) in any pending criminal proceeding against the person making the threat;(iii) is an employee of a school or school corporation; (iv) is a community policing volunteer;(v) is an employee of a court;(vi) is an employee of a probation department;(vii) is an employee of a community corrections program; (viii) is an employee of a hospital, church, or religious organization; or(ix) is a person that owns a building or structure that is open to the public or is an employee of the person; and, except as provided in item (ii), the threat is communicated to the person because of the occupation, profession, employment status, or ownership status of the person as described in items (i) through (ix) or based on an act taken by the person within the scope of the occupation, profession, employment status, or ownership status of the person;(C) the person has a prior unrelated conviction for an offense under this section concerning the same victim; or(D) the threat is communicated using property, including electronic equipment or systems, of a school corporation or other governmental entity; and(2) Level 5 felony if:(A) while committing it, the person draws or uses a deadly weapon; or(B) the person to whom the threat is communicated: (i) is a judge or bailiff of any court; or(ii) is a prosecuting attorney or a deputy prosecuting attorney.(c) “Communicates” includes posting a message electronically, including on a social networking web site (as defined in IC 35-42-4-12(d)).(d) “Threat” means an expression, by words or action, of an intention to:(1) unlawfully injure the person threatened or another person, or damage property;(2) unlawfully subject a person to physical confinement or restraint;(3) commit a crime;(4) unlawfully withhold official action, or cause such withholding;(5) unlawfully withhold testimony or information with respect to another person’s legal claim or defense, except for a reasonable claim for witness fees or expenses;(6) expose the person threatened to hatred, contempt, disgrace, or ridicule;(7) falsely harm the credit or business reputation of the person threatened; or(8) cause the evacuation of a dwelling, a building, another structure, or a vehicle.
And these arbitrary laws were not merely enacted for intimidation.
Perverting the course of justice is an offence committed when a person prevents justice from being served on him/herself or on another party.
In England and Wales it is a common law offence, carrying a maximum sentence of life imprisonment.
What the detectives fail to notice is two guys verbally harassing a female gamer named Sarah Manning the booth for the Amazonian Warriors: Protectors of the Rainforest game.
The guys have a problem with Sarah's boss, Raina Punjabi, who created the "feminazi" game, but she tells them to get lost.