Sexual abuse- fourth degree - District Of Columbia Sexual Assault Laws
In District Of Columbia, the criminal charge of Sexual abuse- fourth degree is classified as a Felony.
Sexual abuse- fourth degree Crime & Punishment in District Of Columbia :
The District Of Columbia code § 22-3005 defines one degrees of the crime sexual abuse- 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||Sexual abuse- fourth degree - Charge Description||Punishment|
||Up to 5 years in prison; fine of up to $50,000|
Sexual abuse- fourth degree is a charge that is unique to District Of Columbia. Crimes that would be prosecuted as sexual abuse- fourth degree in District Of Columbia will be prosecuted under a different statute depending on the state in which the crime takes place.