Sex Crimes


An Explanation of Different Sex Crimes

An Explanation of Different Sex Crimes

Statutory Rape:Statutory rape is the criminal act of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor. Statutory rape is a unique in that the term "minor" is defined as a person being
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How is Statutory Rape Punished by Law?

Statutory rape is the only form of rape that is inherently non-violent in nature because it lacks force. However, sentencing of statutory rape crimes do not reflect the fact that
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How Can Statutory Rape Charges Affect a Person

The ramifications of statutory rape charges are multi-faceted, as even if charges are dropped, the stigma that exists with these types of accusations tend to remain. One could easily face
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What Does a Statutory Rape Attorney Do?

Criminal attorneys with experience in statutory rape defense litigation have some trouble fighting charges against their clients. Statutory rape defense in court is more difficult than forcible rape because the
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What are the State Variations of Statutory Rape

Statutory rape is the act of sexual intercourse of someone over a certain age with someone under the statutory age
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A Guide to the Romeo and Juliet Laws

Recently, the majority of statutory rape cases involved two teenagers, one of whom was over the legal age of consent
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Read These Statutory Rape Controversies

Kansas v. LimonIn 2001, the State of Kansas charged Matthew Limon with a 17-year prison sentence for criminal sodomy. Limon
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Know the Statutory Rape Law to Protect Yourself!

Statutory rape law is a type of sex crime that involves the unlawful sexual intercourse with someone who does not
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What are the Romeo and Juliet Laws

Romeo and Juliet laws apply to cases of statutory rape when both members engaging in consensual sexual intercourse are teenage
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A Quick Guide to Statutory Rape

Statutory rape is a type of rape in which sexual intercourse is implicitly non-consensual as a result of the victim being under the legal age of consent. The sexual intercourse
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