Virginia Rape Lawyers Richmond Code 18.2-61 Living Separate

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Virginia Rape Lawyers Richmond Code 18.2-61 Living Separate

Virginia Rape Lawyers Richmond Code 18.2-61 Living Separate

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Ronald v. Commonwealth

Facts:

Defendant appealed his conviction for rape of his wife in the Circuit Court of Richmond (Virginia). Defendant claimed that the conviction had to be reversed because it was impossible for a husband to rape his wife under Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-61, where, at the time of the alleged offense, the parties were living separate and apart. The court affirmed the conviction.

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Holdings:

The Virginia Court made the following holding:
  • The husband cannot be guilty of a rape committed by himself upon his lawful wife, for by their mutual matrimonial consent and contract the wife have given up her in this kind unto her husband, which she cannot retract.

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We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case. Our law firm has the necessary experience to assist you with this matter.

Richmond Court House Detail:

Richmond Circuit Court

400 North Ninth Street,
John Marshall Courts Building,
Richmond, VA 23219.

Richmond-Criminal General District Court

920 Hull Street, Northside,
Richmond, VA 23224-4070.

Richmond-Civil General District Court

John Marshall Courts Building,
400 N. 9th Street, Room 203,
Richmond, VA 23219.

Richmond Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

Oliver Hill Courts Building,
1600 Oliver Hill Way, Suite C181,
Richmond, VA 23219-1214.

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Disclaimer:

These summaries are provided by the SRIS Law Group. They represent the firm’s unofficial views of the Justices’ opinions. The original opinions should be consulted for their authoritative content.