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Default Is escape from a Prison Furlough a felony?

Is escape from furlough considered a felony in VT?
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It appears the answer is yes.

A felony in VT has more than 2 years imprisonment http://legislature.vermont.gov/statu...n/13/001/00001

Looks like escape is 5-10 years?? http://legislature.vermont.gov/statu...n/13/035/01501

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The Vermont Statutes Online
Title 13 : Crimes And Criminal Procedure

Chapter 035 : Escape

(Cite as: 13 V.S.A. § 1501)
§ 1501. Escape and attempts to escape

(a) A person who, while in lawful custody:

(1) escapes or attempts to escape from any correctional facility or a local lockup shall be imprisoned for not more than 10 years or fined not more than $5,000.00, or both; or

(2) escapes or attempts to escape from an officer, if the person was in custody as a result of a felony, shall be imprisoned for not more than 10 years or fined not more than $5,000.00, or both; or if the person was in custody as a result of a misdemeanor, shall be imprisoned for not more than two years, or fined not more than $1,000.00, or both.

(b)(1) A person shall not, while in lawful custody:

(A) fail to return from work release to the correctional facility at the specified time, or visits other than the specified place, as required by the order issued in accordance with 28 V.S.A. § 753;

(B) fail to return from furlough to the correctional facility at the specified time, or visits other than the specified place, as required by the order issued in accordance with 28 V.S.A. § 808, 808a, 808b, or 808c;
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