Being accused of aggravated robbery is a very serious offense. You could face years in prison and hefty fines. These charges could go on your permanent criminal record and define you as a felon. This could make your life tremendously difficult, you could lose your right to vote, your right to sit on a jury, and your right to have, own, or use a firearm. Being convicted could take you away from caring for your family or loved ones and make it challenging for you to provide for them in the future. If convicted of a felony you could find it hard to find employment or even get a loan.
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Under Utah law aggravated robbery is defined as:
What possible consequences could you face if found guilty?
Aggravated robbery is a first-degree felony and it will go on your record permanently. If convicted you could face five years to life in prison and up to a $10,000 fine. When in court, the judge takes many factors into consideration before passing sentence. These factors are known as aggravating and mitigating factors. Aggravating factors are the circumstances of the crime that would make the consequences more severe. Mitigating factors are the circumstances that would make the consequences less severe. These factors are defined in guidelines given by the Utah Sentencing Commission and can be used to determine your sentence.
According to the Utah Sentencing Commission, Aggravating factors can include:
Mitigating factors can include:
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