RACKETEERING - ELEMENTS
(ACQUIRING OR MAINTAINING AN INTEREST IN)
The defendant(s) may not be convicted of acquiring or maintaining an interest in an enterprise through (a pattern of racketeering activity)/(the collection of an unlawful debt) unless the State has proved beyond a reasonable doubt each and every element of the crime.
These elements are:
First, the defendant(s) acquired or maintained, directly or indirectly, an interest in or control of any enterprise/(real property);
Second, through (a pattern of racketeering activity)/(the collection of an unlawful debt).
Statutory Authority: 22 O.S. 1991, § 1403(B).