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What Is The Maximum Jail Sentence For Crimes In Ohio?

Ohio Felonies Are Classified as Follows:

Offense Minimum Term Maximum Term Maximum Fine
Aggravated Murder Life w/parole opportunity in 20 years Death $25,0000
Murder 15 years Life $15,000
F-1 3 years 10 years $20,000
F-2 2 years 8 years $15,000
F-3 (Agg. vehicular homicides; agg. vehicular assaults; sexual battery; unlawful sexual conduct with minor; gross sexual imposition 1 year 5 years $10,000
F-3 (All other offenses) 9 months 36 months $10,000
F-4 6 months 18 months $ 5,000
F-5 6 months 12 months $ 2,500

Ohio Misdemeanors Are Classified As:

Offense Minimum Term Maximum Term Maximum Fine
M-1 None 180 days $1,000
M-2 None 90 days $ 750
M-3 None 60 days $ 500
M-4 None 30 days $ 250
M-M None None $ 150

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