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Virginia Sexual Assault Workers Compensation Benefits Attorney Hanover County

A social worker who was sexually assaulted in the stairwell of her office building failed to prove that the nature of her employment substantially increased the risk of such assault and was not entitled to workers’ compensation benefits.

Virginia Sexual Assault Workers Compensation Benefits Attorney Hanover County

Virginia Sexual Assault Workers Compensation Benefits Attorney

Prosecution of Child Pornography is on the rise in Virginia

Frequently, innocent possession or receipts of images are being prosecuted by federal prosecutors & state prosecutors in Virginia.

If you have been charged with Child Pornography in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia Child Pornography defense attorneys.

Our Virginia Child Pornography defense lawyers defend cases in both the federal courts of Virginia & the state courts of Virginia.

The VA Child Pornography defense lawyers have the experience and knowledge necessary to defend you against these types of charges.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax, Richmond, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg, Virginia Beach & Manassas.

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Virginia Aggravated Sexual Assault Battery Attorney Fairfax County

Sexual assault and battery was a recognizable cause of action. Defendant was not entitled to summary judgment as to a minor’s count seeking damages for aggravated sexual assault and battery.

Virginia Aggravated Sexual Assault Battery Attorney Fairfax County

Virginia Aggravated Sexual Assault Battery Attorney

Prosecution of Child Pornography is on the rise in Virginia

Frequently, innocent possession or receipts of images are being prosecuted by federal prosecutors & state prosecutors in Virginia.

If you have been charged with Child Pornography in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia Child Pornography defense attorneys.

Our Virginia Child Pornography defense lawyers defend cases in both the federal courts of Virginia & the state courts of Virginia.

The VA Child Pornography defense lawyers have the experience and knowledge necessary to defend you against these types of charges.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax, Richmond, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg, Virginia Beach & Manassas.

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Virginia Sexual Assault Compensation Lawyers Prince William County

A claimant’s immediate report of the events to her supervisors following a sexual assault, and her description of the incident during her testimony, clearly established that the sexual assault was traumatic, frightening, and unexpected, and the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission’s award of benefits was affirmed.

Virginia Sexual Assault Compensation Lawyers Prince William County

Virginia Sexual Assault Compensation Lawyers

Prosecution of Child Pornography is on the rise in Virginia

Frequently, innocent possession or receipts of images are being prosecuted by federal prosecutors & state prosecutors in Virginia.

If you have been charged with Child Pornography in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia Child Pornography defense attorneys.

Our Virginia Child Pornography defense lawyers defend cases in both the federal courts of Virginia & the state courts of Virginia.

The VA Child Pornography defense lawyers have the experience and knowledge necessary to defend you against these types of charges.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax, Richmond, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg, Virginia Beach & Manassas.

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Virginia Possession Pornography Digital Images Lawyers Norfolk City

In prosecution for possession of child pornography under Va. Code § 18.2-374.1:1, best evidence rule did not govern digital images because expert testified that bit for bit copy of defendant’s hard drive was considered forensically to be an original, and defendant did not assert that admitted photographs or video clips were manipulated or altered.

Virginia Possession Pornography Digital Images Lawyers Norfolk City

Virginia Possession Pornography Digital Images Lawyers

Prosecution of Child Pornography is on the rise in Virginia

Frequently, innocent possession or receipt of images are being prosecuted by federal prosecutors & state prosecutors in Virginia.

If you have been charged with Child Pornography in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia Child Pornography defense attorneys.

Our Virginia Child Pornography defense lawyers defend cases in both the federal courts of Virginia & the state courts of Virginia.

The VA Child Pornography defense lawyers have the experience and knowledge necessary to defend you against these types of charges.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax, Richmond, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg, Virginia Beach & Manassas.

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Virginia Child Pornography Possession Internet Search Images Lawyers Essex County

Defendant was convicted of possessing child pornography on his computer, where Internet searches he conducted (using the terms “Lolitas,” “pedophelia,” and “pre-teen pictures”) showed that he was reaching out for images involving child pornography.

Virginia Child Pornography Possession Internet Search Images Lawyers Essex County

Virginia Child Pornography Possession Internet Search Images Lawyers

Prosecution of Child Pornography is on the rise in Virginia Frequently, innocent possession or receipt of images are being prosecuted by federal prosecutors & state prosecutors in Virginia.

If you have been charged with Child Pornography in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia Child Pornography defense attorneys.

Our Virginia Child Pornography defense lawyers defend cases in both the federal courts of Virginia & the state courts of Virginia.

The VA Child Pornography defense lawyers have the experience and knowledge necessary to defend you against these types of charges.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax, Richmond, Lynchburg, Loudoun, Fredericksburg, Virginia Beach & Manassas.

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Virginia Sex Offense Definitions

Our Virginia sex crimes lawyers have offices in Fairfax, Richmond, Virginia Beach, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg & Manassas to better serve you.

Our Virginia sex crimes attorneys and staff speak the following languages in addition to English:  Spanish, Arabic, French, Cantonese, Mandarin, Telugu, Hindi & Tamil.

The following is the Virginia Code for using a communication system to contact a minor in Virginia:

VA Code § 18.2-390. Definitions.

As used in this article:

(1) “Juvenile” means a person less than 18 years of age.

(2) “Nudity” means a state of undress so as to expose the human male or female genitals, pubic area or buttocks with less than a full opaque covering, or the showing of the female breast with less than a fully opaque covering of any portion thereof below the top of the nipple, or the depiction of covered or uncovered male genitals in a discernibly turgid state.

(3) “Sexual conduct” means actual or explicitly simulated acts of masturbation, homosexuality, sexual intercourse, or physical contact in an act of apparent sexual stimulation or gratification with a person’s clothed or unclothed genitals, pubic area, buttocks or, if such be female, breast.

(4) “Sexual excitement” means the condition of human male or female genitals when in a state of sexual stimulation or arousal.

(5) “Sadomasochistic abuse” means actual or explicitly simulated flagellation or torture by or upon a person who is nude or clad in undergarments, a mask or bizarre costume, or the condition of being fettered, bound or otherwise physically restrained on the part of one so clothed.

(6) “Harmful to juveniles” means that quality of any description or representation, in whatever form, of nudity, sexual conduct, sexual excitement, or sadomasochistic abuse, when it (a) predominantly appeals to the prurient, shameful or morbid interest of juveniles, (b) is patently offensive to prevailing standards in the adult community as a whole with respect to what is suitable material for juveniles, and (c) is, when taken as a whole, lacking in serious literary, artistic, political or scientific value for juveniles.

(7) “Knowingly” means having general knowledge of, or reason to know, or a belief or ground for belief which warrants further inspection or inquiry of both (a) the character and content of any material described herein which is reasonably susceptible of examination by the defendant, and (b) the age of the juvenile, provided however, that an honest mistake shall constitute an excuse from liability hereunder if the defendant made a reasonable bona fide attempt to ascertain the true age of such juvenile.

(8) “Video or computer game” means an object or device that stores recorded data or instructions, receives data or instructions generated by a person who uses it, and, by processing the data or instructions, creates an interactive game capable of being played, viewed, or experienced on or through a computer, television gaming system, console, or other technology.

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Virginia Incest 18.2-366 Fairfax Richmond Beach Lynchburg Fredericksburg Manassas Lawyers Attorneys

Virginia Incest Defense

If you have been charged with incest in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia incest defense lawyers for help.

Our Virginia incest attorneys have the knowledge, experience and skills necessary to defend you against an incest charge in Virginia.

Our Virginia sex crimes lawyers have offices in Fairfax, Richmond, Virginia Beach, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg & Manassas to better serve you.

Our Virginia sex crimes attorneys and staff speak the following languages in addition to English:  Spanish, Arabic, French, Cantonese, Mandarin, Telugu, Hindi & Tamil.

The following is the Virginia Code for incest:

VA Code § 18.2-366. Adultery and fornication by persons forbidden to marry; incest.

A. Any person who commits adultery or fornication with any person whom he or she is forbidden by law to marry shall be guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor except as provided by subsection B.

B. Any person who commits adultery or fornication with his daughter or granddaughter, or with her son or grandson, or her father or his mother, shall be guilty of a Class 5 felony. However, if a parent or grandparent commits adultery or fornication with his or her child or grandchild, and such child or grandchild is at least thirteen years of age but less than eighteen years of age at the time of the offense, such parent or grandparent shall be guilty of a Class 3 felony.

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Virginia Prostitution 18.2-346 Penalty Fairfax Richmond Beach Lynchburg Fredericksburg Manassas Lawyers Attorneys

Virginia Prostitution Defense

If you have been charged with a prostitution offense in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia prostitution defense lawyers for help.

Our Virginia prostitution attorneys have the knowledge, experience and skills necessary to defend you against a prostitution charge in Virginia.

Our Virginia sex crimes lawyers have offices in Fairfax, Richmond, Virginia Beach, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg & Manassas to better serve you.

Our Virginia sex crimes attorneys and staff speak the following languages in addition to English:  Spanish, Arabic, French, Cantonese, Mandarin, Telugu, Hindi & Tamil.

The following is the Virginia Code for a prostitution:

VA Code § 18.2-346. Being a prostitute or prostitution.

A. Any person who, for money or its equivalent, commits adultery, fornication or any act in violation of § 18.2-361, or offers to commit adultery, fornication or any act in violation of § 18.2-361 and thereafter does any substantial act in furtherance thereof, shall be guilty of being a prostitute, or prostitution, which shall be punishable as a Class 1 misdemeanor.

B. Any person who offers money or its equivalent to another for the purpose of engaging in sexual acts as enumerated above and thereafter does any substantial act in furtherance thereof shall be guilty of solicitation of prostitution and shall be guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor.

VA Code § 18.2-368. Placing or leaving wife for prostitution.

Any person who, by force, fraud, intimidation or threats, places or leaves, or procures any other person to place or leave his wife in a bawdy place for the purpose of prostitution or unlawful sexual intercourse, shall be guilty of pandering, punishable as a Class 4 felony.

VA Code § 18.2-348. Aiding prostitution or illicit sexual intercourse.

It shall be unlawful for any person or any officer, employee or agent of any firm, association or corporation, with knowledge of, or good reason to believe, the immoral purpose of such visit, to take or transport or assist in taking or transporting, or offer to take or transport on foot or in any way, any person to a place, whether within or without any building or structure, used or to be used for the purpose of lewdness, assignation or prostitution within this Commonwealth; or procure or assist in procuring for the purpose of illicit sexual intercourse, or any act violative of § 18.2-361, or to give any information or direction to any person with intent to enable such person to commit an act of prostitution.

§ 18.2-355. Taking, detaining, etc., person for prostitution, etc., or consenting thereto.

Any person who:

(1) For purposes of prostitution or unlawful sexual intercourse, takes any person into, or persuades, encourages or causes any person to enter, a bawdy place, or takes or causes such person to be taken to any place against his or her will for such purposes; or,

(2) Takes or detains a person against his or her will with the intent to compel such person, by force, threats, persuasions, menace or duress, to marry him or her or to marry any other person, or to be defiled; or,

(3) Being parent, guardian, legal custodian or one standing in loco parentis of a person, consents to such person being taken or detained by any person for the purpose of prostitution or unlawful sexual intercourse; is guilty of pandering, and shall be guilty of a Class 4 felony.

§ 18.2-356. Receiving money for procuring person.

Any person who shall receive any money or other valuable thing for or on account of procuring for or placing in a house of prostitution or elsewhere any person for the purpose of causing such person to engage in unlawful sexual intercourse or any act in violation of § 18.2-361 shall be guilty of a Class 4 felony

§ 18.2-357. Receiving money from earnings of male or female prostitute.

Any person who shall knowingly receive any money or other valuable thing from the earnings of any male or female engaged in prostitution, except for a consideration deemed good and valuable in law, shall be guilty of pandering, punishable as a Class 4 felony.

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Virginia Sex Crimes Fairfax Richmond Beach Lynchburg Fredericksburg Manassas Lawyers Attorneys

Virginia Sex Crimes Definitions

Our Virginia sex crimes lawyers have offices in Fairfax, Richmond, Virginia Beach, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg & Manassas to better serve you.

Our Virginia sex crimes attorneys and staff speak the following languages in addition to English:  Spanish, Arabic, French, Cantonese, Mandarin, Telugu, Hindi & Tamil.

The following is the Virginia Code for sex crimes definitions:

VA Code § 18.2-67.10. General definitions.

As used in this article:

1. “Complaining witness” means the person alleged to have been subjected to rape, forcible sodomy, inanimate or animate object sexual penetration, marital sexual assault, aggravated sexual battery, or sexual battery.

2. “Intimate parts” means the genitalia, anus, groin, breast, or buttocks of any person.

3. “Mental incapacity” means that condition of the complaining witness existing at the time of an offense under this article which prevents the complaining witness from understanding the nature or consequences of the sexual act involved in such offense and about which the accused knew or should have known.

4. “Physical helplessness” means unconsciousness or any other condition existing at the time of an offense under this article which otherwise rendered the complaining witness physically unable to communicate an unwillingness to act and about which the accused knew or should have known.

5. The complaining witness’s “prior sexual conduct” means any sexual conduct on the part of the complaining witness which took place before the conclusion of the trial, excluding the conduct involved in the offense alleged under this article.

6. “Sexual abuse” means an act committed with the intent to sexually molest, arouse, or gratify any person, where:

a. The accused intentionally touches the complaining witness’s intimate parts or material directly covering such intimate parts;

b. The accused forces the complaining witness to touch the accused’s, the witness’s own, or another person’s intimate parts or material directly covering such intimate parts;

c. If the complaining witness is under the age of 13, the accused causes or assists the complaining witness to touch the accused’s, the witness’s own, or another person’s intimate parts or material directly covering such intimate parts; or

d. The accused forces another person to touch the complaining witness’s intimate parts or material directly covering such intimate parts.

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Virginia Sexual Battery 18.2-67.4 Penalty Fairfax Richmond Beach Lynchburg Fredericksburg Manassas Lawyers Attorneys

Virginia Sexual Battery Defense

If you have been charged with sexual battery in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia sexual battery defense lawyers for help.

Our Virginia sexual battery attorneys have the knowledge, experience and skills necessary to defend you against a sexual battery charge in Virginia.

Our Virginia sex crimes lawyers have offices in Fairfax, Richmond, Virginia Beach, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg & Manassas to better serve you.

Our Virginia sex crimes attorneys and staff speak the following languages in addition to English:  Spanish, Arabic, French, Cantonese, Mandarin, Telugu, Hindi & Tamil.

The following is the Virginia Code for sexual battery:

§ 18.2-67.4. Sexual battery.

A. An accused is guilty of sexual battery if he sexually abuses, as defined in § 18.2-67.10, (i) the complaining witness against the will of the complaining witness, by force, threat, intimidation, or ruse, (ii) an inmate who has been committed to jail or convicted and sentenced to confinement in a state or local correctional facility or regional jail, and the accused is an employee or contractual employee of, or a volunteer with, the state or local correctional facility or regional jail; is in a position of authority over the inmate; and knows that the inmate is under the jurisdiction of the state or local correctional facility or regional jail, or (iii) a probationer, parolee, or a pretrial defendant or posttrial offender under the jurisdiction of the Department of Corrections, a local community-based probation services agency, a pretrial services agency, a local or regional jail for the purposes of imprisonment, a work program or any other parole/probationary or pretrial services or agency and the accused is an employee or contractual employee of, or a volunteer with, the Department of Corrections, a local community-based probation services agency, a pretrial services agency or a local or regional jail; is in a position of authority over an offender; and knows that the offender is under the jurisdiction of the Department of Corrections, a local community-based probation services agency, a pretrial services agency or a local or regional jail.

B. Sexual battery is a Class 1 misdemeanor.

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