Battery, Penal Code 242
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Penal Code § 242. A battery is any willful and unlawful use of force or violence upon the
person of another. A battery is punishable by a fine not exceeding two
thousand dollars ($2,000) or by imprisonment in a county jail not exceeding
six months or by both that fine and imprisonment.