Aggravated Battery

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A person commits the offense of aggravated battery when he or she maliciously causes bodily harm to another by depriving him or her of a member of his or her body, by rendering a member of his or her body useless, or by seriously disfuring his or her body or a member thereof.

A conviction for aggravated battery carries a sentence between 1 and 20 years in prison.

If you have been arrested for aggravated battery you should consult an attorney as soon as possible.