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Definition 1: crimes created by statutes and not by common law - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for statutory offence in the sense of this definition

(statutory offence is a kind of ...) (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act

"a long record of crimes"

(... is a kind of statutory offence ) a statutory offense that provides that it is a crime to knowingly cause another person to engage in an unwanted sexual act by force or threat

"most states have replaced the common law definition of rape with statutes defining sexual assault"

(... is a kind of statutory offence ) the offense of marrying someone while you have a living spouse from whom no valid divorce has occurred

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