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Q: If a 16 year old went into a Walgreens and demanded money while holding a 3.5 inch pocket knife, what degree of robbery?

what degree of robbery would this be? 1,2,3? Nobody was hurt at all and this happened in CT.

Max Lavit Rosenberg
Max Lavit Rosenberg answered on Oct 25, 2019

First degree robbery.

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Q: I want to know with a boy 11 years old he have ADHD and he touch a little girl a 5 years old he will go to jail
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Oct 12, 2015

I suspect that the laws pertaining to juveniles in your state provide alternatives to sending 11-year old offenders to "jail". ADHD may be a mitigating factor, but it wouldn't let him off the hook entirely.

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