Forcible Rape - Louisiana Sexual Assault Laws
In Louisiana, the criminal charge of Forcible Rape is classified as a Felony.
Forcible Rape Crime & Punishment in Louisiana :
The Louisiana code § 14:42.1 defines one degrees of the crime forcible rape, 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||Forcible Rape - Charge Description||Punishment|
||5-40 years in prison with hard labor; 2 year minimum without probation/parole/suspension|
Forcible Rape defined in other states :
Forcible Rape is a charge in a total of one 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.
|Missouri||Felony||10 years to life; 5 years to life|