§ 28.1 Purpose
§ 28.2 Determination of offenses

Terms Used In CFR > Title 28 > Chapter I > Part 28 > Subpart A

  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.