A person who intentionally causes a catastrophe by any means is guilty of release of destructive forces.
Essential Elements of Offense
The State’s burden of proof is satisfied if the evidence shows, beyond a reasonable doubt, the following essential elements:
On or about [month] [day], [year], in [County], North Dakota,
The Defendant, _____________________,
Caused a catastrophe by any means.
[Insert relevant definitions NDCC 12.1-21-04(4), 12.1-02-02]
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