What is considered a lethal weapon?
any weapon which can kill. This includes not only weapons which are intended to do harm like a gun or knife, but also blunt instruments like clubs, baseball bats, monkey wrenches, an automobile or any object which actually causes death.
Can a human body become a weapon?
Courts have found items like pocket knives, stones, and walking sticks to be deadly weapons when used to attack. Likewise, the human body itself isn’t a deadly weapon, but it can be used as one. The determination rests on how it was used and how much harm resulted.
Can a human be a lethal weapon?
Though the human body itself is not a deadly weapon, it can certainly be used in such a way as to cause another person great bodily injury or death. Other states, such as California, specifically exclude the human body from the definition of a deadly weapon.