What is aggravated stalking (victim under 16 years of age) in Florida?
The crime of Aggravated Stalking of a victim under 16 years of age is a Third Degree Felony in Florida. Aggravated Stalking of a victim under 16 years of age is punishable by up to 5 years in prison and a maximum fine of $5,000.
This offense occurs when a person:
- Maliciously, and
- Repeatedly follows, harasses, or cyberstalks another person; and
- At the time of incident, the victim was under 16 years of age.
Some of the defenses to Aggravated Stalking (victim under 16 years of age) are:
- Engaged in First Amendment activities.
- Contact was for a legitimate purpose.
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