Sexual Misconduct - Kentucky Sexual Assault Laws

In Kentucky, the criminal charge of Sexual Misconduct is classified as a Class A misdemeanor.

Sexual Misconduct Crime & Punishment in Kentucky :

The Kentucky code § 510.140 defines one degrees of the crime sexual misconduct, 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 Misconduct - Charge Description Punishment
Class A misdemeanor
Up to 12 months in prison and/or fine up to $500

Sexual Misconduct defined in other states :

Sexual Misconduct is a charge in a total of three 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.

State Charge Type(s) Punishment(s)
Alabama Class A misdemeanor Up to one (1) year and a fine up to $6,000.00
Maine Class D Crime Up to 1 year
Oregon Class C misdemeanor A maximum prison sentence of 30 days and/or a maximum fine of $1250

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