If you are being investigated for threatening or intimidating, you need to be aware that the crime can also be charged as a felony if the threats are made in retaliation for reporting a crime to the police or for being a member of an "anti-crime" organization.
Although a felony charge carries with it an even greater possible punishment, you should consult with an experienced Scottsdale Domestic Violence Threatening and Intimidating attorney regardless of what level offense you are being charged with.
Whatever the rights and wrongs of the legal case, ‘menace’ tends to evoke images of very large men of grim appearance, wielding serious weaponry so as to coerce someone into doing something.
Also, why was the tweet described as ‘menacing’ rather than ‘threatening’ or even ‘intimidating’?
These threats led the union to file a second motion for another preliminary injunction in October, which they also won.
This lie increases Trump's legal exposure for obstruction and witness intimidation--more evidence of corrupt intent @Susan_Hennessey https://t.co/q Bx7e58XEl— Norm Eisen (@Norm Eisen) June 22, 2017 The thing that may save Trump is his claim that he did so in order to keep Comey honest.
While all these three synonyms convey a sense of fear, danger, or unpleasantness being used to achieve an aim, there are some interesting nuances of meaning that differentiate them.
Unlike threaten and intimidate, ‘menace’ can be both a noun and a verb.
This all came on the heels of Mayor Rosalynn Bliss attending a march last week to honor the life and legacy of labor activist Cesar Chavez, famed for using civil disobedience tactics on behalf of farm workers abused by their employers.
“Mayor Bliss marches to honor famous labor protestor Cesar Chavez, and then days later tried to silence and intimidate student and worker activists, who used Chavez’s same tactics, by having the Grand Rapids police storm their homes,” says ATU International President Larry Hanley.
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GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Despite federal court rulings ordering The Rapid – the public transit system in Grand Rapids, MI – not to prohibit or interfere with the free speech rights of ATU Local 836 members working for the agency, Grand Rapids police are threatening to detain Grand Valley State students and workers for a peaceful sit-in at a January Rapid board meeting.