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SECTION 121.12
Strangulation in the second degree
Penal (PEN) CHAPTER 40, PART 3, TITLE H, ARTICLE 121
§ 121.12 Strangulation in the second degree.

A person is guilty of strangulation in the second degree when he or
she commits the crime of criminal obstruction of breathing or blood
circulation, as defined in section 121.11 of this article, and thereby
causes stupor, loss of consciousness for any period of time, or any
other physical injury or impairment.

Strangulation in the second degree is a class D felony.