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Aggravated Child Molestation
Aggravated Child Molestation

In most states, sexual assault of a child under a certain age is a child abuse crime or defined as sexual assault of a minor or child. A few states, however, define sexual assault on a child under 14 as aggravated sexual assault.

Aggravated Sexual Battery
Aggravated Sexual Battery

The crime of rape involves forcing another person to engage in sexual intercourse, anal sex, or other sexual activity involving even the slightest form of penetration, without that person’s consent or against the person’s will. In some states, this crime is referred to as sexual battery and the terms “rape” and “sexual battery” are used interchangeably.

Aggravated Sodomy
Aggravated Sodomy

2014 Kansas Statutes ... shall not apply to a violation of attempting to commit the crime of aggravated criminal sodomy as defined in subsection (b)(1) ...

Armed Robbery With a Firearm
Armed Robbery With a Firearm

Armed robbery is a theft that is combined with use of force and the presence, pretense, or use of a weapon. It is considered a higher category of offenses relating to thefts and the use of force. Even though many of the elements of theft, robbery, and armed robbery overlap, an armed robbery conviction has significantly harsher consequences.

Murder
Murder

Because murder is the least likely crime to go unreported, statistics of murder are seen as a bellwether of overall crime rates. Murder rates vary greatly among countries and societies around the world.

Rape
Rape

Rape can occur when the offender and victim have a pre-existing relationship (sometimes called "date rape"), or even when the offender is the victim's spouse. To convict an offender for rape, some form of sexual penetration, however slight, must occur.

Voluntary Manslaughter
Voluntary Manslaughter

Difference Between Voluntary Manslaughter and Involuntary Manslaughter There is a difference between voluntary manslaughter and involuntary manslaughter. Voluntary manslaughter occurs when the perpetrator intentionally kills another person without prior intent to do so, such as in the heat of passion. The perpetrator could be described as having malice, though only at the time the killing occurs, not prior to the incident.

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