Sexual assault is defined as the touching of another person’s body for sexual gratification, arousal, or abuse. Depending on what happened according to the alleged victim, you could be charged with either a felony or a misdemeanor. If you have been accused of a sexual assault crime, it is critically important that you immediately hire an experienced sexual assault lawyer to defend you and to protect your rights, freedom and reputation.
If you are convicted of a sexual assault crime you may face up to 4 years in prison and $10,000 in fines. You will also be required to register with the sex offender registry for the rest of your life, which will affect your employment and housing opportunities. If you have been accused of a sex crime, Attorney David E. Grande will aggressively fight for your rights. Call Riverside sexual assault defense lawyer David E. Grande today for the legal help you need to defend your case.
Possible Legal Defenses for Sexual Assault
An alleged victim can claim sexual assault even in the absence of sexual intercourse. In addition, even if you are involved in an existing sexual relationship someone, they can still make a sexual assault claim against you. By their very nature, sexual assault crimes are very difficult to prosecute. Nonetheless, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney by your side to aggressively defend your rights and freedom.
A few common defenses to challenge sexual assault claims include:
Under the law, you are entitled to certain rights if you have been accused of a sexual assault crime. Attorney David E. Grande will fight to protect your rights and work hard to develop a sound defense for your particular case.
Schedule a Free Consultation
If you are facing sexual assault charges in Riverside, Ontario or Temecula, call to schedule a free consultation. Attorney David E. Grande will review the circumstances of your case and provide you with a sound legal defense strategy to fight the charges against you.
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