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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felony

The term felony, in some common law countries, means a serious crime. The word originates .... from first, second, third, fourth, to fifth degree. First-degree felonies are the most serious category, while fifth-degree felonies are the least serious.

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A First Degree Felony is punishable by 5 years to 99 years or Life and includes such crimes as murder, aggravated robbery, aggravated sexual ...

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Common law and statutes in most states divide felonies into first through fourth degree felonies, each carrying increasing penalties, and are specifically outlined  ...

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Jun 6, 2017 ... The difference between first degree and third degree felonies is based on the gravity of the crime and the requisite penalties. There are six ...

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The author discusses what the penalty is for a 1st, 2nd, or 3rd degree felony possession of a controlled substance.

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Most states also adhere to a legal concept known as the "felony murder rule," under which a person commits first-degree murder if any death (even an accidental ...

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These states usually break the crime of murder into first degree murder and ... Whether this felony murder would constitute a first or second degree murder, ...

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A first degree felony in Florida is a crime that is punishable by more than one year, up to 30 years imprisonment, 30 years in the department of corrections or a  ...

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According to Sullo and Sullo Attorneys at Law, first-degree felonies are serious crimes in the state of Texas that are second only to capital felonies in terms of ...

www.suskauerfeuer.com/differences-between-misdemeanors-vs-felonies-in-florida

First Degree Misdemeanors are punishable by up to one year in jail and/or 12 ... Some First Degree Felonies are: DUI manslaughter while leaving the scene of ...