Michigan’s Criminal Sexual Conduct Statutes
MCLA 750.520a et seq (redacted)
. As used in this chapter:
(a) "Actor" means a person accused of criminal sexual conduct.
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(d) "Intimate parts" includes the primary genital area, groin, inner thigh, buttock, or breast of a
) "Physically helpless" means that a person is unconscious, asleep, or for any other reason is
physically unable to communicate unwillingness to an act.
(m) "Personal injury" means bodily injury, disfigurement, mental anguish, chronic pain,
pregnancy, disease, or loss or impairment of a sexual or reproductive organ.
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(o) "Sexual contact" includes the intentional touching of the victim's or actor's intimate parts or
the intentional touching of the clothing covering the immediate area of the victim's or actor' s
intimate parts, if that intentional touching can reasonably be construed as being for the purpose of
sexual arousal or gratification, done for a sexual purpose, or in a sexual manner for:
) To inflict humiliation.
) Out of anger.
(p) "Sexual penetration" means sexual intercourse, cunnilingus, fellatio, anal intercourse, or any
other intrusion, however slight, of any part of a person's body or of any object into the genital or
anal openings of another person's body, but emission of semen is not required.
(q) "Victim" means the person alleging to have been subjected to criminal sexual conduct.
. (1) A person is guilty of criminal sexual conduct in the first degree if he or she
engages in sexual penetration with another person and if any of the following circumstances
(a) That other person is under 13 years of age.
(b) That other person is at least 13 but less than 16 years of age and any of the following:
) The actor is a member of the same household as the victim.
) The actor is related to the victim by blood or affinity to the fourth degree.
) The actor is in a position of authority over the victim and used this authority to coerce the
victim to submit.
) The actor is a teacher, substitute teacher, or administrator of the public or nonpublic
school in which that other person is enrolled.
(c) Sexual penetration occurs under circumstances involving the commission of any other felony.
(d) The actor is aided or abetted by 1 or more other persons and either of the following
) The actor knows or has reason to know that the victim is mentally incapable,
mentally incapacitated, or physically helpless.
) The actor uses force or coercion to accomplish the sexual penetration. Force or
coercion includes, but is not limited to, any of the circumstances listed in subdivision (f)
(e) The actor is armed with a weapon or any article used or fashioned in a manner to lead the
victim to reasonably believe it to be a weapon.
(f) The actor causes personal injury to the victim and force or coercion is used to accomplish