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what is the minimum jail time can a person receive in SC for

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what is the minimum jail time can a person receive in SC for first offense of Statutory rape?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Brandon M. replied 7 years ago.
In this hypothetical situation, what is the age of the minor?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
13
Expert:  Brandon M. replied 7 years ago.
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how old is the perpetrator in this situation?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
20
Expert:  Brandon M. replied 7 years ago.
Hi there:

the maximum sentence is 20 years, but there is no minimum sentence in these cases.

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