Common Types of Sex Crimes & Penalties
You have rights. Our Marietta criminal defense attorney can protect them!
In Georgia, sex offenses are not treated leniently. Persons who have been
sex crimes not only have to worry about sex offender registration that could greatly
impact their future, they also have to protect against prison time, fines,
probation and other court mandated penalties. While there are varying
degrees of sex crimes, they can all greatly impact the life of the accused
without proper defense representation.
The Penalties of Sex Crime Convictions
Certain offenses that are more frequently identified in Georgia, include:
- Indecent exposure
- Sexual batter
- Child molestation
- Possessing or selling child pornography
The associate penalties depend entirely on the offense, if the accused
has had previous run-ins with the law and the age of other parties involved.
For example, prostitutes could face up to one year in jail and up to $1,000
in fines. Someone who is a customer of a prostitute could also be dealt
the same hand and charged with a misdemeanor. If a person is dealt charges for
rape, they may be sentenced with anywhere from 10 years to a lifetime in prison.
In some cases, the death penalty may even be considered.
Over 40 Years Protecting Residents in Georgia
Prosecutors in Georgia are often bent on bringing final conviction to those
accused of sex offenses. Protect your rights and help ensure that you
receive a completely fair trial, no matter what charges you are currently
dealing with. At
Henrickson & Sereebutra, LLC
we make our clients our top priority. With over four decades of combined experience in
criminal law, our Marietta sex crime lawyers are more than prepared to look over your
Former prosecutors and aggressive advocates, our team believes in building a relationship with each of our clients.
In the past, we have successfully achieved "not guilty" verdicts
for many of our clients and will do everything in our power to get you
case result you deserve.
Contact our firm at (888) 816-4396 today to allow us to help you at a time when you need it most!