§ 76-4-401 Enticing a minor — Elements — Penalties

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 76 > Chapter 4 > Part 4

  • Actor: means a person whose criminal responsibility is in issue in a criminal action. See Utah Code 76-1-601
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Offense: means a violation of any penal statute of this state. See Utah Code 76-1-601
  • Person: means an individual, public or private corporation, government, partnership, or unincorporated association. See Utah Code 76-1-601
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • written: includes any handwriting, typewriting, printing, electronic storage or transmission, or any other method of recording information or fixing information in a form capable of being preserved. See Utah Code 76-1-601