Definitions of Abuse and Penalties

Rape/Sodomy -- When a person engages in sexual intercourse with another that is incapable of consent because of age or other factors or by forcible compulsion.

Sexual Abuse -- When a person subjects another person to sexual contact without his or her consent.

Offense Classification Penalties

Rape 1st Degree B Felony Up to 25 years
Rape 2nd Degree D Felony Up to 15 years
Rape 3rd Degree E Felony Up to 4 years
Sodomy 1st Degree B Felony Up to 25 years
Sodomy 2nd Degree D Felony Up to 15 years
Sodomy 3rd Degree E Felony Up to 04 years
Sexual Abuse 1st Degree D Felony Up to 07 years
Sexual Abuse 2nd Degree A Misc Up to 01 year
Sexual Abuse 3rd Degree B Misc Up to 3 months

 

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