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39-13-304 - Aggravated kidnapping.

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39-13-304. Aggravated kidnapping. (a)Aggravated kidnapping is false imprisonment, as defined in § 39-13-302, committed: (1)To facilitate the commission of any felony or flight thereafter; (2)To interfere with the performance of any governmental or political function; (3)With the intent to inflict serious bodily injury on or to terrorize the victim or another; (4)Where the victim suffers bodily injury; or (5)While the defendant is in possession of a deadly weapon or threatens the use of a deadly weapon. (b)(1)Aggravated kidnapping is a Class B felony. (2)If the offender voluntarily releases the victim alive or voluntarily provides information leading to the victim's safe release, such actions shall be considered by the court as a mitigating factor at the time of sentencing.[Acts 1989, ch. 591, § 1; T.C.A., § 39-13-301; Acts 1990, ch. 982, § 1.]
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  • 39-13-304. Aggravated kidnapping.

    (a)  Aggravated kidnapping is false imprisonment, as defined in § 39-13-302, committed:

         (1)  To facilitate the commission of any felony or flight thereafter;

         (2)  To interfere with the performance of any governmental or political function;

         (3)  With the intent to inflict serious bodily injury on or to terrorize the victim or another;

         (4)  Where the victim suffers bodily injury; or

         (5)  While the defendant is in possession of a deadly weapon or threatens the use of a deadly weapon.

    (b)  (1)  Aggravated kidnapping is a Class B felony.

         (2)  If the offender voluntarily releases the victim alive or voluntarily provides information leading to the victim's safe release, such actions shall be considered by the court as a mitigating factor at the time of sentencing.

    [Acts 1989, ch. 591, § 1; T.C.A., § 39-13-301; Acts 1990, ch. 982, § 1.]  

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