Case Conclusion Date:February 1, 2011
Practice Area:Criminal Defense
Description:CASE DISMISSED Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault The Defendant was charged with Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault. In Illinois this is the crime of rape and is a Class 1 Felony that is punishable by 4-15 years in prison as well as mandatory registration as a convicted sex offender. The Defendant, a senior in high school, was alleged to have forcibly raped a freshman girl while on a date. The Defendant in fear of going to prison and spending the rest of his life as a convicted sex offender, immediately hired Chicago Criminal Defense lawyer Michael P. Schmiege to represent him.