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.