MILWAUKEE FOURTH DEGREE SEXUAL ASSAULT DEFENSE
Fourth Degree Sexual Assault Defense
What is Fourth Degree Sexual Assault?
The Milwaukee criminal defense attorneys at Birdsall Obear & Associates have decades of experience being the top sexual assault attorneys in Milwaukee and Sheboygan. A Class A misdemeanor for fourth degree sexual assault in Milwaukee carries penalties of 9 months in jail, $10,000 in fines or both.
Fourth Degree Sexual Assault, according to Section 940.225(3m) of the Wisconsin Statutes:
- Except as provided in sub. (3), whoever has sexual contact with a person without the consent of that person is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor.Except as provided in sub. (3), whoever has sexual contact with a person without the consent of that person is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor.
Sub (3) references third degree sexual assault, which focuses on sexual contact stemming from ejaculation, or emission of feces or urine.
Wisconsin penalty for Fourth Degree Sexual Assault: 9 months. A fourth degree sexual assault charge does not require the defendant register as a sex offender.
The state must be able to prove beyond a reasonable doubt, each of the following:
- That the defendant had sexual contact with the victim; and
- That the victim did not consent to the sexual contact.
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