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what legally constitutes a physical threat is raising your

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what legally constitutes a physical threat? is raising your fist like your going to hit someone a physical threat?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  RobertJDFL replied 6 years ago.
Yes, raising your fist to someone like you were going to hit them could be considered menacing in the third degree, a Class B misdemeanor in New York, because you are putting someone in fear of physical injury.

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