Criminal Defense Lawyer Thomas D. Kenny successfully obtained dismissal charges today for a client in Philadelphia Family Court.
The charges dismissed were:
Involuntary deviate sexual intercourse (IDSI) is a first-degree felony. It is defined by Pennsylvania law as sexual intercourse performed:
• By force.
• By threat of force.
• With a person who is unconscious or is otherwise unaware that any sexual intercourse is taking place.
• With a person whose decision-making abilities and ability to control their conduct is substantially impaired by drugs, alcohol, or other means.
• With a person who has a mental disability which renders them incapable of consenting to sexual intercourse.
• With a person who is younger than 16 years of age, if the perpetrator is four or more years older than the complainant and they are not married to each other.