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What are the penalties for rape?

My brother in law has had legal problems since as long as I've known my wife. His most recent run in with the law has resulted in him facing rape charges. My wife and I are wondering what the penalties will be for him.


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    Michael Breczinski | Michael Breczinski
    5005 Lapeer Rd
    Burton, MI 48509
    (810) 743-2960
    It depends on the facts involved in the rape but without aggravating factors, in Michigan rape carries 15 years. If aggravating factors then the penalty is life.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 2/4/2013
    DEAN VALENTE | VALENTE SCHARG & ASSOCIATES
    15324 MACK AVENUE
    GROSSE POINTE PARK, MI 48230
    (313) 640-8917
    There are 4 different degrees of criminal sexual conduct, can't answer your question without details and specific charge.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 2/4/2013
    John F Brennan | Musilli Brennan Associates PLLC
    24001 Greater Mack
    St Clair Shores, MI 48080
    (586) 778-0900
    He needs an attorney, depending on the degree of rape he is charged with the penalty could be decades, or even life.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 2/4/2013
    Sally Hamblin | Hamblin Law Office
    4015 W. Houghton Lake Drive
    Houghton Lake, MI 48629
    (228) 224-7120
    Depends on what he is convicted of. Penalties vary depending on the offense, age of victim, and a multitude of other factors.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 2/4/2013
    Steven Dodge | Steven Dodge
    7960 W. Grand River Ave.
    Brighton, MI 48114
    (810) 220-3916
    That depends on what degree of criminal sexual conduct he has been charged with. The maximum penalties could be anywhere between life in prison or an fifteen years in prison depending on the facts of the case. Do you know what degree csc he has been charged with?
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 2/4/2013
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