Attorney's NoteUnder the Indiana Code, punishments for crimes depend on the classification. In the case of this section:
|Level 6 felony||between 6 mos. and 2 1/2 years||up to $10,000|
Terms Used In Indiana Code 35-46-3-8
- animal fighting contest: means a conflict between two (2) or more animals. See Indiana Code 35-46-3-4
Sec. 8. A person who knowingly or intentionally purchases or possesses an animal for the purpose of using the animal in an animal fighting contest commits a Level 6 felony.
As added by P.L.193-1987, SEC.11. Amended by P.L.171-2007, SEC.9; P.L.158-2013, SEC.559.