The impact on your life due to an accusation of rape can be devastating. It can affect your emotional well-being, your reputation, your job opportunities, your family and other important aspects of your life. If you are convicted of rape the penalties are severe.
Therefore, it is important that you immediately contact Attorney David E. Grande, an experienced Riverside sex crime lawyer so he can try to uncover evidence that will disprove or minimize the damage of a rape allegation before formal charges are filed against you. However, if you have already been charged, he will work to build a strong defense for your case.
Definition of Rape in California
In general, you may have committed a crime of rape if you have engaged in sexual intercourse against another person’s will or without his or her consent where:
Types of Rape Charges
California law covers several different types of rape charges including:
Possible Penalties for a Rape Conviction
In California, a rape conviction is a felony that can result in severe penalties including serving anywhere from 3 to 8 years in state prison, a fine of up to $10,000 and formal probation. In addition, a rape conviction will also require you to register as a sex offender.
Your freedom is at stake!
Although fighting a rape charge can be difficult, your chances of successfully defending such a serious charge can greatly increase if you hire a skilled criminal defense lawyer such as Attorney David E. Grande, who is strong, highly experienced and knowledgeable in handling rape cases on behalf of clients who have been accused or charged with the crime of rape.
Call Riverside rape attorney David E. Grande today to schedule a free consultation. (951) 294-9043
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