Internet sex crimes can have a devastating effect on the rest of your life. If you are accused of a sex crime, this can mar your reputation and affect your relationships with family, friends, and business associates. If you are convicted of a sex crime, you may face jail time, monetary fines, and be forced to register as a sexual offender. Being a registered sex offender will follow you for the rest of your life and may result in not being able to get a job, live in a certain area, or have custody/visitation of your children. Hiring an aggressive defense attorney will be your best hope of avoiding conviction and the penalties that go along with it.
If you have been charged with an Internet sex crime, you may be wondering what the implications of this type of crime may include. Internet sex crimes can include many different sexual crimes that are perpetrated over the Internet.
This can include sexual offenses such as the following:
Because of the various types of Internet sex crimes, it is difficult to say what penalties you will be held accountable for if you are convicted. This is why it is important to contact a sex crime attorney from our firm. Speaking with an experienced attorney can help you understand what you are being charged with and what the penalties may be if you are convicted. In addition, we can begin devising an effective defense for your case; with our help, you may be able to avoid conviction or have your charges reduced or dropped.
Okabe & Haushalter understands how devastating these charges can be. That is why we are dedicated to helping our clients prove their innocence in court. There are many defenses that can be employed when you are charged with a sex crime. If your case involved a minor, you have been unaware that they were underage. This is not your fault, and you should not be held accountable for it. Contact our firm today to discuss your case and your defense options!