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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Misdemeanor

All other crimes are considered felonies. Many states also employ this distinction. A misdemeanor is considered a crime of ... adopted some other classification: in the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classes_of_offenses_under_United_States_federal_law

The classes of offenses under United States federal law are as follows: Offense classes ... Felony, A, Life imprisonment (or death), $250,000, 1-5 years, 5 years ... Misdemeanor, A, 1 year or less but more than 6 months, $100,000, 0-5 years ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felony

The term felony, in some common law countries, means a serious ... Additionally, driving while intoxicated in some states may be a misdemeanor if a first offense, but a felony on subsequent ...

criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-law-basics/classifications-of-crimes.html

Crimes receive different classifications according to their severity. The mildest crimes are known as infractions; more serious crimes are known as misdemeanors;

www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/crimes-felonies-misdemeanors-infractions-classification-33814.html

In every state, crimes are put into distinct categories. The categories are usually " felony," "misdemeanor," and "infraction." Decisions on crime classification are ...

criminal.lawyers.com/criminal-law-basics/classification-of-crimes.html

Kinds of Crimes: Misdemeanors, Felonies, and More.

www.thoughtco.com/types-of-criminal-offenses-970835

Aug 28, 2016 ... In the United States, there are three primary classifications of criminal offenses - felonies, misdemeanors, and infractions. Each classification is ...

www.criminaldefenselawyer.com/topics/classification-crimes

Learn about felony and misdemeanor crimes, how they are classified, and the laws in your state.

saylordotorg.github.io/text_criminal-law/s05-04-classification-of-crimes.html

Compare the punishment options for felonies, misdemeanors, felony- misdemeanors, and infractions. Compare jail and prison. Crimes can be classified in many ...

open.lib.umn.edu/criminallaw/chapter/1-4-classification-of-crimes

Crimes are generally graded into four categories: felonies, misdemeanors, felony -misdemeanors, and infractions. Often the criminal intent element affects a ...