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State & Federal Crime Definitions

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Illinois Statutory Definitions

Criminal Sexual Assault, 720 ILCS 5/11-1.20(a)

Someone commits unlawful intimate attack if that individual commits an act of intimate penetration and: (1) makes use of force or danger of force; (2) understands that the target is not able to comprehend the type regarding the work or perhaps is struggling to provide knowing permission; (3) is a relative associated with the target, in addition to target is under 18 years; or (4) is 17 several years of age or over and holds a situation of trust, authority, or direction in terms of the victim, together with target are at minimum 13 years old but under 18 years old.

Intimate Penetration, 720 ILCS 5/11-0.1

“Sexual penetration” means any contact, nevertheless slight, amongst the intercourse organ or anal area of just one individual and an item or perhaps the intercourse organ, lips, or rectum of some other individual, or any intrusion, nonetheless small, of any the main human body of just one individual or of every animal or item in to the intercourse organ or anus of some other individual, including, although not limited by, cunnilingus, fellatio, or anal penetration. (more…)