OVA: Definition of Victim

"Victim of crime", "crime victim", defined.
C.G.S. Sec. 1-1k
 
Except as otherwise provided by the general statutes, "victim of crime" or "crime victim" means an individual who suffers direct or threatened physical, emotional or financial harm as a result of a crime and includes immediate family members of a minor, incompetent individual or homicide victim and a person designated by a homicide victim in accordance with section 1-56r.


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