(POSSESSION OF EVIDENCE OF A DEBT) - ELEMENTS
No person may be convicted of forgery unless the State has proved beyond a reasonable doubt each element of the crime. These elements are:
Second, a false (negotiable note)/bill/draft/(evidence of debt);
Third, with a value of (less than $1,000)/($1,000-$2,499.99)/($2,500-$14,999.99)/($15,000 or more);
Fourth, of a corporation/company;
Fifth, known by the defendant to be false;
Sixth, with the intent to defraud; and
Seventh, with the intent to (utter as true or as false)/(cause to be uttered as true or as false).;
Statutory Authority: 21 O.S. Supp. 2019, § 1578.
Notes on Use
If the prosecution seeks to aggregate the value of multiple offenses, OUJI-CR 5-90A, infra, should also be used.