Category : Sex Crimes

Child pornography allegations in the age of social media

Many parents and grandparents are using social media to post pictures of their children and grandchildren. Unfortunately, photos of your loved ones may be flagged by social networks as child pornography. Even worse, the innocent images that you post on the internet or save to your devices could lead to criminal charges. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube […]

How can you defend your rights if you are charged with solicitation?

Allegations of soliciting a prostitute can damage your reputation and may lead to serious criminal charges. These charges commonly arise because a person was caught in a sting operation run by law enforcement. No matter the circumstances that caused you to receive your solicitation charges, you have civil rights that police officers may have infringed […]

Protecting your reputation if you are falsely accused of child molestation

In the criminal justice system, individuals accused of committing crimes are innocent unless proven guilty. That being said, the court of public opinion may not examine the evidence before passing judgment. For those who are falsely accused of child molestation, rumors and innuendo related to the accusations can damage their reputation. If you are falsely […]

What you need to know about Title IX hearings

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination based on sex at educational institutions that receive federal funding. While the goal of ending discrimination is admirable, Title IX hearings concerning sexual harassment or assault can be problematic for the accused student. Here we will explain what […]