Question by  Rudi (20)

What is a class X felony?


Answer by  patti (29325)

Each state has a list of crimes that are "Class X" felonies. They are extremely serious crimes like aggravated kidnapping, aggravated battery, armed robbery, home invasion, armed violence, heinous battery, battery against a child, Contributing to the criminal delinquency of a juvenile and a host of other equally serious matters.


Answer by  LKHomemailgmailcom (60)

A class X felony is the most extreme level of a felony crime but may be state specific usually general examples might include such crimes as murder with a deadly weapon, a financial crime over 100,000. 00, highler level drug dealing, repeat offenders of domestic violence, burglary, rape or drunk driving.


Answer by  Tomg (129)

An X felony is usually for certain crimes stated in the statue. Most x felonies are for brutal crimes or repeat offenders. Someone convicted of 3 x felonies recieves a life sentence.


Answer by  jrod (206)

A Class X felony is offenses like kidnapping, rape and sexual assault. Some armed robbery or armed violence. Treason and the making of drugs and selling of narcotics have been classified as a Class X Felony.


Answer by  okcmouseketeer (779)

This law only applies in a few states. A Class X felony is a violent crime, such as rape, armed robbery, treason, and production or sale of narcotics. This type of felony is not eligible for parole, and must serve the full sentence. If convicted twice for same Class X felony, the sentence will automatically double.


Answer by  60187guy (120)

A class-X felony has to do with the Roman numeral, X, which stands for the number 10. A class-X felony has a minimum prison sentence of 10 years. It tends to occur with cases having to do with drug distribution.


Answer by  journey2md (40)

Some states classify felonies using letters, others use numbers. Illinois uses letter classifications with an "x" felony as one of the most serious, carrying a sentence of 6-30 years.


Answer by  patti (29325)

"Class X" felonies include things like kidnapping, rape/sexual assault, armed robbery or armed violence, treason, and manufacture/sale of narcotics. Many aggravated charges are included. Generally, Class X felonies are non-probational.


Answer by  flamiss22 (5081)

This is a serious crime like first degree murder or murder with a firearm. This crime is a minimum 20 years sentence if convicted


Answer by  Ginger (376)

There are 11 felonies defined in this catagory, which are considered the most serious of crimes. Some of these include: Murder, aggravated kidnapping and arson and criminal sexual conduct.


Answer by  tschu (417)

This type of felony charge usally carries a stiffer sentence than most. It usally includes a severe crime like kidnapping, rape, sexual assult, armed robbery, armed violence, treason, and manufacturing or selling of narcotics.

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