Rape- fourth degree - Delaware Sexual Assault Laws
In Delaware, the criminal charge of Rape- fourth degree is classified as a Class C felony.
Rape- fourth degree Crime & Punishment in Delaware :
The Delaware code § 770 defines one degrees of the crime rape- fourth degree, each with associated punishments. The degree of the crime depends on the specifics of the crime committed, with higher degrees of the charge generally receiving harsher punishments.
|Severity||Rape- fourth degree - Charge Description||Punishment|
Class C felony
||Up to 10 years|
Rape- fourth degree defined in other states :
Rape- fourth degree is a charge in a total of one other state(s). The exact definition, charge type, and potential sentencing of this charge varying state to state. For further details please refer to the state page.
|South Dakota||Class 3 felony||A maximum of 15 years in prison and a maximum of $30,000 in fines|