Denver, CO asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for Colorado

Q: If you are convicted of an attemted sexual contact misdemeanor 18-3-404 do you have to register as a sexual offender?

Attemted groping no contact happened

1 Lawyer Answer
Jonathan Greenlee
Jonathan Greenlee
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Boulder, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: Yes, you will be required to register as a sex offender. If you have a prior conviction for an unlawful sexual offense you will be required to register for life. If you are convicted of the Class 1 Misdemeanor charge of Unlawful Sexual Contact 18-3-404, you can petition to de-register after 10 years. If you are convicted of a lesser misdemeanor sex offense, such as the M2-attempt Unlawful Sexual Contact, you can petition to de-register in 5 years.

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