Offenses Against Public Order

ORS 166.180
Negligently wounding another

Any person who, as a result of failure to use ordinary care under the circumstances, wounds any other person with a bullet or shot from any firearm, or with an arrow from any bow, commits a Class B misdemeanor. In addition, any person so convicted shall forfeit any license to hunt, obtained under the laws of this state, and shall be ineligible to obtain a license to hunt for a period of 10 years following the date of conviction. [Formerly 163.310; 2011 c.597 §162]

Notes of Decisions

Negligent wounding of another pursuant to this section is outside Criminal Code but clearly intends proof of culpable mental state. State v. Orth, 35 Or App 235, 581 P2d 953 (1978)

Law Review Citations

51 OLR 481, 485, 579 (1972)

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Law Review Citations

51 OLR 427-637 (1972); 69 OLR 169 (1990)


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