Wisconsin Stalking Laws

Code Section
940.32

Defined As
Actor knows or should know that his intentional conduct causes reasonable person to fear bodily injury to or death of himself or of his immediate family. Acts actually induce such fear

Punishment/Classification
Class I felony: Class H felony: if victim is under 18 or stalker gathered information electronically about victim. Class F felony if stalker used a weapon.

Repeat Offense
If within 7 years and against same victim: Class H felony.

Arrest or Restraining Order Specifically Authorized by Statute?
None

Constitutionally Protected Activities Exempted?
Yes, freedom of speech and peaceable assembly


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