§ 35-50-1-1 Authority to sentence
§ 35-50-1-2 Consecutive and concurrent terms
§ 35-50-1-5 Postconviction remedy; imposition of penalty more severe than originally imposed; credit for time served
§ 35-50-1-6 Placement in secure private facility
§ 35-50-1-7 Notifying department of name and address of victim

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 35 > Article 50 > Chapter 1 - General Provisions

  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • minor: means a person less than eighteen (18) years of age. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.