Criminal Sexual Penetration- third degree - New Mexico Sexual Assault Laws
In New Mexico, the criminal charge of Criminal Sexual Penetration- third degree is classified as a Third degree felony.
Criminal Sexual Penetration- third degree Crime & Punishment in New Mexico :
The New Mexico code § 30-9-11 defines one degrees of the crime criminal sexual penetration- third 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||Criminal Sexual Penetration- third degree - Charge Description||Punishment|
Third degree felony
||The unlawful and intentional causing of a person to engage in sexual intercourse, cunnilingus, fellatio or anal intercourse or the causing of penetration, to any extent and with any object, of the genital or anal openings of another, whether or not there is any emission, when all sexual penetration perpetrated through the use of force or coercion||3 years in prison|
Criminal Sexual Penetration- third degree is a charge that is unique to New Mexico. Crimes that would be prosecuted as criminal sexual penetration- third degree in New Mexico will be prosecuted under a different statute depending on the state in which the crime takes place.