Sexual Misconduct- second degree - Missouri Sexual Assault Laws

Sexual Misconduct- second degree Crime & Punishment in Missouri :

The Missouri code § 566.093 defines two degrees of the crime sexual misconduct- second 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 Misconduct- second degree - Charge Description Punishment
Class A misdemeanor
If offender has previously been convicted of a sexual offense. Up to 12 months
Class B misdemeanor
Up to 6 months

Sexual Misconduct- second degree is a charge that is unique to Missouri. Crimes that would be prosecuted as sexual misconduct- second degree in Missouri will be prosecuted under a different statute depending on the state in which the crime takes place.

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