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Illinois Statutory Definitions

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

Someone commits unlawful intimate assault if that individual commits an work of intimate penetration and: (1) makes use of force or risk of force; (2) understands that the victim struggles to comprehend the nature regarding the work or perhaps is not able to provide knowing permission; (3) is a relative associated with target, while the target is under 18 years old; or (4) is 17 several years of age or higher and holds a posture of trust, authority, or direction pertaining to the target, and also the target are at minimum 13 years but under 18 years.

Intimate Penetration, 720 ILCS 5/11-0.1

“Sexual penetration” means any contact, but small, amongst the intercourse organ or rectum of 1 individual plus a item or the intercourse organ, lips, or rectum of some other individual, or any intrusion, but small, of any the main human body of 1 individual or of every animal or item to the intercourse organ or rectum of some other individual, including, although not limited by, cunnilingus, fellatio, or anal penetration. Proof of emission of semen isn’t needed to show intimate penetration.

Consent, 720 ILCS 5/11-1.70

(a) “Consent” means an easily offered contract to your work of intimate penetration or conduct that is sexual question. Not enough spoken or physical opposition or distribution by the target caused by the utilization of force or danger of force by the accused shall not represent permission. The way of gown associated with target during the period of the offense shall not represent permission.

(c) an individual who initially consents to intimate penetration or intimate conduct is certainly not considered to own consented to your intimate penetration or intimate conduct that develops after she or he withdraws permission through the length of that intimate penetration or intimate conduct.

Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault, 720 ILCS 5/11-1.30

(a) someone commits aggravated unlawful sexual attack if see your face commits unlawful sexual attack and some of the after aggravating circumstances occur throughout the payment of this offense or, for purposes of paragraph (7), happen within the same length of conduct given that payment associated with offense:

(1) the individual shows, threatens to make use of, or works on the dangerous tool, apart from a firearm, or every other object fashioned or found in a fashion leading the target, beneath the circumstances, fairly to trust that the item is just a weapon that is dangerous

(2) anyone causes physical injury to the target, except as supplied in paragraph (10);

(3) anyone functions in a fashion that threatens or endangers the life span for the target or just about any individual;

(4) the individual commits the unlawful assault that is sexual the program of committing or wanting to commit virtually any felony;

(5) the target is 60 years old or older;

(6) the target is just an actually handicapped individual;

(7) anyone provides (by injection, breathing, ingestion, transfer of control, or other means) any managed substance to the target minus the target’s permission or by risk or deception for any other than medical purposes;

(8) anyone is armed having a firearm;

(9) the individual actually discharges a firearm throughout the payment associated with offense; or

(10) the individual really discharges a firearm throughout the commission regarding the offense, and that discharge proximately causes great harm that is bodily permanent disability, permanent disfigurement, or death to some other individual.

(b) someone commits aggravated criminal sexual attack if that individual is under 17 years old and: (i) commits an act of intimate penetration by having a target who’s under 9 years old; or (ii) commits a work of sexual penetration by having a target who’s at the very least 9 years old but under 13 years plus the person makes use of force or risk of force to commit the work.

(c) someone commits aggravated unlawful sexual attack if that individual commits an work of intimate penetration with a target that is a seriously or profoundly intellectually disabled individual.

Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault of a kid, 720 ILCS 5/11-1.40(a)

Someone commits predatory unlawful intimate assault of a young child if it person is 17 years or older, and commits a work of contact, nevertheless slight, involving the intercourse organ or rectum of 1 individual while the area of the human anatomy of some other for the true purpose of intimate gratification or arousal of the target or even the accused, or a work of intimate penetration, and: (1) the target is under 13 years; or (2) the target is under 13 many years of age and that person: (A) is armed by having a firearm; (B) personally discharges a firearm throughout the payment associated with the offense; (C) causes great harm that is bodily the target that: (i) results in permanent impairment; or (ii) is life threatening; or (D) delivers (by injection, breathing, ingestion, transfer of control, or other means) any managed substance towards the target with no target’s permission or by risk or deception, for any other than medical purposes.

Criminal Sexual Abuse, 720 ILCS 5/11-1.50

(a) an individual commits unlawful intimate punishment if that individual: (1) commits an work of sexual conduct by way sexcamly cam to cam of force or danger of force; or (2) commits an work of intimate conduct and understands that the target is not able to comprehend the nature of this work or perhaps is not able to provide consent that is knowing.

(b) an individual commits unlawful intimate abuse if that individual is under 17 years old and commits an act of intimate penetration or intimate conduct by having a target that is at minimum 9 years old but under 17 years old.

(c) an individual commits unlawful intimate punishment if that individual commits an work of intimate penetration or intimate conduct having a target that is at the very least 13 years old but under 17 years old while the individual is not as much as five years more than the target.

Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, 720 ILCS 5/11-1.60

(a) A person commits aggravated criminal sexual abuse if see your face commits unlawful intimate punishment and some of the after aggravating circumstances occur (i) through the payment associated with offense or (ii) for purposes of paragraph (7), within the exact exact same span of conduct whilst the payment of this offense:

(1) the individual shows, threatens to utilize, or runs on the dangerous tool or other object fashioned or utilized in a way leading the target, beneath the circumstances, fairly to trust that the item is really a dangerous tool;

(2) anyone causes harm that is bodily the target;

(3) the target is 60 years old or older;

(4) the target is a actually handicapped individual;

(5) anyone functions in a fashion that threatens or endangers the life span for the target or other individual;

(6) the individual commits the unlawful sexual punishment during the program of committing or wanting to commit some other felony; or

(7) the person provides (by injection, breathing, ingestion, transfer of control, or just about any means) any managed substance to the target for any other than medical purposes with no target’s permission or by risk or deception.

(b) an individual commits aggravated criminal intimate abuse if that individual commits an work of intimate conduct with a target that is under 18 years old therefore the individual is a relative.