Crimes which may be punished by imprisonment for more than one year are felonies in Wyoming. All other crimes are misdemeanors. The court may also impose a fine as part of the punishment for any felony.

Felony Hearings & Outcomes

The following are outcomes and various hearings involved with felony offenses:
  • Initial Appearance
  • Preliminary Hearing
  • Case Dismissed
  • Bound over to District Court
  • District Court Arraignment
  • Motion Hearings
  • Pre-Trial Conference
  • Trial (Bench or Jury)
  • Guilty
  • Not Guilty
  • Sentencing
Access the resource on felony terms to better understand the different kind of hearings listed above.