(POSSESSION IN GENERAL) - 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:
First, possesses/(causes another person to possess);
Second, a false writing having legal significance;
Third, with a value of (less than $1,000)/($1,000-$2,499.99)/($2,500-$14,999.99/($15,000 or more);
Fourth, known by the defendant to be false;
Fifth, with the intent to injure or defraud.
Statutory Authority: 21 O.S. Supp. 2019, § 1579.
Notes on Use
If the prosecution seeks to aggregate the value of multiple offenses, OUJI-CR 5-90A, infra, should also be used.