Illinois Sentencing Penalties Added to Website
Posted on February 19, 2013
Criminal Law attorneys David S. Olshansky & Associates are constantly updating their website to include helpful tools and information for those charged or interested in Criminal Law.
Last week the Criminal Law firm added a Penalties in Illinois section which includes the breakdown of Felony, Misdemeanor potential punishments under Illinois law.
The felony section reads as follows:
|Offense Class||Sentence Range||Extended Term||Fine||Probation Term||Supervised Release||Statue|
|Murder||20-Life||60-100 yrs.||up to $25,000||Not available||3 yrs.||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-20|
|Class X||6-30 yrs.||30-60 yrs.||up to $25,000||Not available||3 yrs.||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-25|
|Class 1||4-15 yrs.||15-30 yrs.||up to $25,000||Up to 4 yrs.||2 yrs.||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-30|
|Class 2||3-7 yrs.||7-14 yrs.||up to $25,000||Up to 4 yrs.||2 yrs.||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-35|
|Class 3||2-5 yrs.||5-10 yrs.||up to $25,000||Up to 30 mos.||1 yr.||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-40|
|Class 4||1-3 yrs.||3-6 yrs.||up to $25,000||Up to 30 mos.||1 yr.||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-45|
The misdemeanor section reads as follows:
|Offense Class||Sentence Range||Fine||Probation; Conditional Discharge; Supervision||Statue|
|Class A||up to 364 days||up to $2,500, or a larger amount if specified.||Up to 2 years||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-55|
|Class B||up to 6 months||up to $1,500||Up to 2 years||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-60|
|Class C||up to 30 days||up to $1,500||Up to 2 years||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-65|
|Petty||no jail||up to $1,000, or a lesser amount if specified||Up to 2 years||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-75|
|Business||no jail||Any amount specified||Up to 2 years||730 ILCS 5/5-4.5-80|
There are many other helpful additions to the site, such as a list of non-probationable offenses, boot camp program, and a Truth in Sentencing guide.