Article "Fraud" of the Criminal Code contains oneof the types of theft, which has, unlike other special traits, a method. What is this crime, and how to distinguish it from similar compositions prescribed by law? This article will tell you about this.
Article "Fraud" of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation: characteristics
The object of this crime is property relations.
Fraud: special compounds
In fact, the criminal law does not existone rule pertaining to this crime, and Article 159 "Fraud" of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation is not the only one. In addition to it, which contains the general composition of fraud, there are a number of legal regulations that are of a special nature. These are the following for the specified 6 norms. In them, the responsibility for fraud is ranked according to the sphere in which it was committed.
Fraud: delimitation of adjacent compounds
There are quite a lot of thefts in the law, and it is importantbe able to distinguish them, so that a person is brought to justice for the crime he committed, and not for another unlawful act. Take, for example, the theft, which is devoted to Article 158 of the Criminal Code. Fraud differs from this illegal action in the way of committing. If the theft is committed in secret and directly by the guilty person, then under the act we are considering the victim under the influence of delusion parted with the property voluntarily. But they have the same object - property relations. Even we should not compare with the crime we are considering evasion of loan repayment, which contains article 177 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. Fraud from this unlawful act is different in all mandatory features. These crimes are so different that they are contained even in various chapters of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.