Bryson Knobeloch, 20, of Carbondale, pleaded guilty to theft, a Class A misdemeanor
on March 16.
This Article's primary claim is that attaching those sorts of collateral consequences to misdemeanor
offenses provides prosecutors with strong incentives to charge a borderline case as a misdemeanor
rather than a felony.
intentional expansion of misdemeanor
arrests as part of a new policing
It's not just the employment line that narrows when a misdemeanor
conviction becomes part of a student or graduate's history.
The memo also lists 38 misdemeanor
crimes that will be prosecuted - including fourth-degree assault, child neglect, contempt of court in domestic violence cases, drunk driving, menacing, public indecency and telephone harassment in domestic violence cases.
12/04: Ramiro Ambrocio, 22, of Murphysboro, pleaded guilty to domestic battery, a Class A misdemeanor
The question of criminal jurisdiction over misdemeanors
where the defendant is non-Indian remained unanswered until the Supreme Court decided Oliphant v.
Taylor Baker, 20, of Makanda, pleaded guilty to resisting a peace officer, a Class A misdemeanor
vehicular manslaughter is punishable by up to a year in jail, and felony hit-and-run is punishable by up to four years in prison.
Ronald Sanders, 27, of Murphysboro, pleaded guilty to resisting a peace officer, a Class A misdemeanor
They convicted him of misdemeanor