2020 North Carolina General Statutes
Chapter 14 - Criminal Law
Article 6A - Unborn Victims.
§ 14-23.6 - Battery on an unborn child.

Universal Citation: NC Gen Stat § 14-23.6 (2020)

14-23.6. Battery on an unborn child.

(a) A person is guilty of the separate offense of battery on an unborn child if the person commits a battery on a pregnant woman. This offense is a lesser-included offense of G.S. 14-23.5.

(b) Penalty. - Any person who commits an offense under this section is guilty of a Class A1 misdemeanor.

(2011-60, s. 2.)


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