arson The crime of maliciously, voluntarily, and willfully setting fire to the building, buildings, or other property of another or of burning one's own property for an improper purpose; such as, to collect insurance. Although arson fires are referred to as incendiary, not all incendiary fires are ...
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Arson (or `fire-raising`, as it is known in Scotland) is the crime of intentionally or maliciously lighting structures, wildland areas, cars or other property on fire. It may be distinguished from other causes such as spontaneous combustion and natural wildfires. Arson often involves fires delibera...
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arson, at common law, the malicious and willful burning of the house of another. Originally, it was an offense against the security of habitation rather than against property rights. Thus, a tenant could not be convicted of arson for burning the house that he rented from his landlord. Although this ...
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a criminal offense occurring when a person intentionally sets fire to or burns something; and the person acted wrongfully and without justification, or the person did something which was a substantial step toward committing the crime. [Mere preparation is not a substantial step toward committing a c...
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(n) Arson is the act of burning an article or property with a purpose to destroy or damage them, scar or horrify the public or a section of them, with a criminal intention. Eg. Setting the farmhouse to fire to force the inmates to leave the place.
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Malicious and wilful setting fire to property
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the crime of maliciously (or perhaps recklessly) setting fire to property, especially a dwelling. Punishable in various degrees, depending upon the circumstances. Occasionally occurs as a psychotic act of a mentally ill firefighter.
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1) 'backdraft' concern 2) 'backdraft' crime 3) A burning desire? 4) A felony 5) Alarming felony? 6) Awful result of burning desire 7) Bad lighting? 8) Bad combustion 9) Bad lighting? 10) Burning 11) Burning concern? 12)...
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