Rape- second degree - New York Sexual Assault Laws
In New York, the criminal charge of Rape- second degree is classified as a Statutory Class D felony.
Rape- second degree Crime & Punishment in New York :
The New York code § 130.30 defines one degrees of the crime rape- 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||Rape- second degree - Charge Description||Punishment|
Class D felony
||A maximum of 7 years in jail|
New York law allows rape- second degree to be enforced as a statutory charge. This means that this charge can be applied to cases in which the victim is younger than the New York Age of Consent, even if the victim willingly engages in sexual relations with the defendant.
Rape- second degree defined in other states :
Rape- second degree is a charge in a total of nine 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.
|Alabama||Class B felony||No less than two years and no more than 20 years.|
|Delaware||Class B felony||10 years minimum sentence|
|Kentucky||Class C felony||5-10 years in prison|
|Maryland||Felony||20 years maximum sentence|
|North Carolina||Class C felony||44 to 182 months|
|Oklahoma||Felony||Imprisonment for a minimum of 1 year and a maximum of 15 years.|
|Oregon||Class B felony||Up to 10 years; $200,000 fine|
|South Dakota||Class 1 felony||A maximum of 50 years in prison and a maximum of $50,000 in fines|
|Washington||Class A felony||Maximum of life in prison, and/or a fine of $50,000|