Kent v. State

When multiple thefts are aggregated under Penal Code §31.09, must each theft is not required to be proven beyond a reasonable doubt because the conduct is considered to be one singular offense. Additionally, the jury must only be unanimous in its agreement that a threshold amount has been reached and that all elements have been proven for each specific instance of theft the individual believes was a part of the scheme or course of conduct—it is not required that each member of the jury rely on the same specific instances of theft. Read.