Clinton, shoplifting by asportation
, third or subsequent offense, guilty, one year in the House of Correction, suspended until Feb.
The scale of the pooling problem has changed dramatically between the asportation
of all of Wilkes's papers in a sack to the perusal of all the files on Burgess's hard drive.
of that loot will be limited by the realities of physical asportation
161) After listing the elements of kidnapping, the court discussed six factors to consider in assessing whether asportation
, or "carrying away" a victim, satisfies an element of kidnapping or is merely an incidental or momentary detention.
However, when the asportation
requirement of the common law offense is reduced to a simple constraint element, a strict reading of a kidnapping statute could lead to "relatively trivial instances of unlawful restraint .