Chapter 16 OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS*
Section 16-22 Imitation on conviction for multiple offenses.
When the same conduct of a person may establish the commission
of more than one offense he
may be prosecuted for each such offense. He may not, however, be convicted of more than one
(1) One offense is included in the
other, as defined in section 16-23; or
(2) Inconsistent findings of fact
are required to establish the commission of the offenses; or
(3) The offenses differ only in that
one is defined to prohibit a designated kind of conduct
generally and the other to prohibit a specific instance of such conduct; or
(4) The offense is defined as a continuing
course of conduct and the person's course of
conduct was uninterrupted, unless the law provides that specific periods of such conduct
constitute separate offenses.
(Code 1964, § 7.430)
State law reference(s)--Similar provisions, RSMo. § 556.036.