Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse - District Of Columbia Sexual Assault Laws
In District Of Columbia, the criminal charge of Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse is classified as a Misdemeanor.
Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse Crime & Punishment in District Of Columbia :
The District Of Columbia code § 22-3006 defines one degrees of the crime misdemeanor sexual abuse, 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||Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse - Charge Description||Punishment|
||Up to 180 days; fine of up to $1,000|
Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse is a charge that is unique to District Of Columbia. Crimes that would be prosecuted as misdemeanor sexual abuse in District Of Columbia will be prosecuted under a different statute depending on the state in which the crime takes place.