Can One Be Convicted of Two Counts of Rape for One Act?

Can one be convicted of rape of an intoxicated person and rape of an unconscious person – and then punished for each separate crime, if there is just one intoxicated and unconscious victim and one act of rape?  Is this double jeopardy?  While the conduct at issue is certainly heinous, is such punishment legal?  The answer may surprise you.  Click on the following link to find out.

http://www.greghillassociates.com/can-one-be-convicted-of-two-counts-of-rape-for-one-act.html.

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