Learning Objectives

  1. Know the elements of the crime of stalking.
  2. Know the definition of rape under the common law and the strict requirements for rape under the common law.
  3. List some of the changes in the law of rape resulting from rape reform in the 1970s and 1980s.
  4. Compare and contrast the extrinsic and intrinsic tests for the actus reus of rape/sexual assault.
  5. Know the difference between fraud in the factum and fraud in inducement.
  6. Understand the standard for the mens rea of rape/sexual battery.
  7. Summarize the law of statutory rape.
  8. State the law on rape/sexual battery and the withdrawal of consent.
  9. Understand rape shield statutes.
  10. Know the role of testimony on rape trauma testimony at trial.
  11. Describe the intent and act requirement for kidnapping.
  12. Distinguish between kidnapping and false imprisonment.