The term specified unlawful activity means any one of a large variety of offenses defined by statute. I instruct you as a matter of law that [describe the specified unlawful activity] falls within the definition. To assist you in determining whether someone [committed] [attempted to commit] (describe the specified unlawful activity), you are advised that the elements of (name offense) are: (set out essential elements).[FN1]
- FN1. Eighth Circuit Manual of Model Criminal Jury Instructions (1996).
Updated September 19, 2018