Q: How long do you think my boyfriend would be looking at it he's being charged with statutory sexual assault?

He has previous charges of indecent exposure of a minor and is currently on probation.

1 Lawyer Answer

Mark McCulloch

Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Altamonte Springs, FL
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: This is a serious offense. Because I don't know all the details, it is very hard to say but based on the two pieces of information you have listed, a prior sex charge and being on probation, you would be wise to immediately find a qualified criminal defense attorney. There is no easy answer to the "how long" question because there are many factors that are considered. Best advice: get your boyfriend a good lawyer.

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