Sodomy- fourth degree - Kentucky Sexual Assault Laws

In Kentucky, the criminal charge of Sodomy- fourth degree is classified as a Class A misdemeanor.

Sodomy- fourth degree Crime & Punishment in Kentucky :

The Kentucky code § 510.100 defines one degrees of the crime sodomy- 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 Sodomy- fourth degree - Charge Description Punishment
Class A misdemeanor
Less than one year in prison

Sodomy- fourth degree is a charge that is unique to Kentucky. Crimes that would be prosecuted as sodomy- fourth degree in Kentucky will be prosecuted under a different statute depending on the state in which the crime takes place.

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