Sexual Assault- first degree - Nebraska Sexual Assault Laws

In Nebraska, the criminal charge of Sexual Assault- first degree is classified as a Class II felony.

Sexual Assault- first degree Crime & Punishment in Nebraska :

The Nebraska code § 28-319 defines one degrees of the crime sexual assault- first 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 Assault- first degree - Charge Description Punishment
Class II felony
  • Second conviction.
  • First offense.
  • Second offense: minimum sentence of 25 years without parole.
  • 3 to 50 years based on personal injury; 3 year mandatory minimum; second offense: minimum sentence of 25 years without parole

Sexual Assault- first degree defined in other states :

Sexual Assault- first degree is a charge in a total of six 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)
Arkansas Class A felony 6-30 years; up to $15,000 fine
Hawaii Class A felony Up to 20 years in jail
Rhode Island Felony
West Virginia Felony 15-35 years in in a state correctional facility, and/or a maximum fine of $10,000
Wisconsin Class B felony Maximum of 66 years in prison
Wyoming Felony 5-50 years in prison

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