Both girls told me seperately that they were seeing what each others parts looked like and than wanted to know what to do or see how it works as far as masturbating goes. That is what I'm grasping from this.
"Crimes" are defined by the local laws that were enacted by the legislature. In this case Florida law will govern. If the children will be charged with crime is within the authority of the local police and the prosecutor's office. The decision to charge or not to charge is based on multiple factors as applied by the subjective police and prosecutor. If the "crime" is charges then the criminal justice system has complex procedures that include proof beyond reasonable doubt.See question
Ok so on sep 10 2014 I was arrested for crim damage to properly <300 and disorderly conduct. I went to court and they droped the criminal damage to property. I was placed on court supervision and received 30 hrs of community servace. On August 4 2...
Confirm the entries in the court record and then do as my AVVO colleagues suggest.See question
Hello, My son went to a party and one of the girls was very sexual toward the boys. She was drunk, sitting on guys laps and at on point was trying to undo my sons belt. He didn't let that happen, However; as the night went on she was continuing t...
Consult and retain an experienced local criminal defense attorney ASAP. STOP posting on this public website. Enough said.See question
that involved home invasion. What about apartment home invasion? Does a home owner have more self defense privileges that someone who lives in apartment? I've reviewed cases, where people have lost there conceal permits over something that appea...
Self defense is defined by statute and then interpreted by local case law. In this situation Washington law will govern. Cases are fact specific which means that the ruling of the court is narrow and applies to the actual case. The application of the law is a complex mix of law, facts, the presentation of those facts by lawyers for the respective parties and then determined by the subjective opinion of the judge.See question
The altercation actually started in my home and ended up in another county. The fiancee verbally abused and threatened my 15 year old daughter. She left my brother and went home. My brother then wanted me to take him home. When I dropped off at th...
Local prosecutor and local police determine if charges will be filed. The delay in reporting the incident is an important factor. Your explanation regarding why the delay occurred is critical.See question
I'm 20 and she's 16, we live in Mississippi.
The age of consent is governed by local state laws. In this case if you live in Mississippi then the female is of the age of consent. Statutory rape is a general term that means the person involved is not able to give consent based on his/her age. Each state has it's own laws that set out at what age and in some states the deference in age that will govern "consent".See question
My daughter became pregnant at 14 by an 18 year old but we did not know his true age until 15 years later. Is there any way either myself or my daughter can file charges against him now? He is a habitual criminal without a job and she never receiv...
Your question has two aspects. One related to criminal charges the other related to child support which is a civil matter. The criminal question is best answered by the local prosecutor's office. The civil child support concern is best handled by a local, in this case Wisconsin, lawyer.See question
My husband hit an officer while being detained
If you are asking what the range of sentencing is given the charges then Local law governs. Thus, you should confirm the statute that is the basis for the charges. if you are asking what will happen in your husband's case, that is a very different question. Sentencing parameters are a complex mix of law, facts and the subjective application of many actors by the sentencing judge. The prosecutor and the defense lawyer have an important role in the presentation of the law and the facts to the sentencing judge. This is the advocacy part of the situation. Consult and retain the best local defense lawyer available to protect your husband.See question
A friend was raped by a boyfriend who had tried to get her intoxicated (but she wouldn't drink). He then proceeded to rape her--all while telling her that he was capable of getting out of any charges, so that she would not say anything. This happe...
Yes, the later act does not create a defense to the former. It may serve the accused in other ways, however. The ongoing contacts may via suggestion by the defense show the weakness of the "victims" version of the prior event.See question
In criminal sentencing, I have 24 points and I am pleaing to the judge. What range of time does 24 points call for?
Your criminal history category is needed to determine the range of sentencing that the U.S. SENTENCING advisory guidelines. Assuming that you are a category I the range the range is 51-63 months.
Many other factors must be considered to answer your question with an answer it deserves.
Note that the guidelines are advisory and not mandatory. This means that your attorney may be able to argue for a below guideline sentence.
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