2012 Rhode Island General Laws
Title 11 - Criminal Offenses
Chapter 11-6 - Bigamy and Adultery
Chapter 11-6-2 - Adultery.


RI Gen L § 11-6-2 (2012) What's This?

§ 11-6-2 Adultery. – Every person who shall commit adultery shall be fined not exceeding five hundred dollars ($500); and illicit sexual intercourse between any two (2) persons, where either of them is married, shall be deemed adultery in each.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 281, § 2; G.L. 1909, ch. 347, § 2; G.L. 1923, ch. 399, § 2; G.L. 1938, ch. 610, § 2; G.L. 1956, § 11-6-2; P.L. 1989, ch. 214, § 1.)

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