Assignment 3: Torts 
Due Week 6 and 240 points Write a 4-5 page paper in which you:

  1. Define one of the types of torts.
  2. Describe the elements necessary to prove it and any defenses.
  3. Research a real-life incidence of your chosen tort (for example, battery – the 1991 Rodney King beating) and describe what happened (the background, how it fits into or meets the elements of the chosen type of tort).
  4. Include the outcome of the case in the courts.