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Virginia Sexual Assault Parental Right Terminated Attorney Prince William County

Virginia Sexual Assault Parental Right Terminated Attorney Prince William County

Termination of father’s parental rights, after he was convicted of the felony sexual assault on a minor, was affirmed because there was clear and convincing evidence that termination was in his daughter’s best interest.

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Virginia Sexual Assault Parental Right Terminated Attorney Prince William County

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A Virginia lawyer from our firm will talk with you about your  sex crime  case in Virginia and advise you about your options. You can count on a lawyer from our firm to try their best to help you obtain the best result possible based on the facts of your case.

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

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Virginia Sexual Assault Injury Employment Lawyers Stafford County

Virginia Sexual Assault Injury Employment Lawyers Stafford County

An employee who was sexually assaulted while working alone late at a gas station/convenience store was allowed to pursue a common law action against her employer because her injury did not arise out of the employment.

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The SRIS Law Group Virginia lawyers will do their best to help you with your sex crime case. Contact a Virginia lawyer from our firm to discuss your sex crime case.

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

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Virginia Sexual Assault Testimony Convictions Attorney Fairfax County

Virginia Sexual Assault Testimony Convictions Attorney Fairfax County

Victim’s letter to grandmother regarding sexual assault fell within “recent complaint” hearsay exception in Va. Code Ann. § 19.2-268.2 and was admissible, not as independent evidence, but to corroborate testimony. Uncorroborated testimony supported convictions where victim’s delay in reporting assault was due to fear of father and embarrassment

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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 Use Of Communication Systems To Contact A Minor Defense

If you have been charged with using a communication system to contact a minor in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia computer crimes defense lawyers for help.

Our Virginia computer crimes attorneys have the knowledge, experience and skills necessary to defend you against a using a communication system to contact a minor 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 using a communication system to contact a minor in Virginia:

VA Code § 18.2-374.3. Use of communications systems to facilitate certain offenses involving children.

A. As used in subsections C, D, and E “use a communications system” means making personal contact or direct contact through any agent or agency, any print medium, the United States mail, any common carrier or communication common carrier, any electronic communications system, the Internet, or any telecommunications, wire, computer network, or radio communications system.

B. It shall be unlawful for any person to use a communications system, including but not limited to computers or computer networks or bulletin boards, or any other electronic means for the purposes of procuring or promoting the use of a minor for any activity in violation of § 18.2-370 or § 18.2-374.1. A violation of this subsection is a Class 6 felony.

C. It shall be unlawful for any person 18 years of age or older to use a communications system, including but not limited to computers or computer networks or bulletin boards, or any other electronic means, for the purposes of soliciting, with lascivious intent, any person he knows or has reason to believe is a child less than 15 years of age to knowingly and intentionally:

1. Expose his sexual or genital parts to any child to whom he is not legally married or propose that any such child expose his sexual or genital parts to such person;

2. Propose that any such child feel or fondle the sexual or genital parts of such person or propose that such person feel or fondle the sexual or genital parts of any such child;

3. Propose to such child the performance of an act of sexual intercourse or any act constituting an offense under § 18.2-361; or

4. Entice, allure, persuade, or invite any such child to enter any vehicle, room, house, or other place, for any purposes set forth in the preceding subdivisions.

Any person who violates this subsection is guilty of a Class 5 felony. However, if the person is at least seven years older than the child he knows or has reason to believe is less than 15 years of age, the person shall be punished by a term of imprisonment of not less than five years nor more than 30 years in a state correctional facility, five years of which shall be mandatory minimum term of imprisonment. Any person who commits a second or subsequent violation of this subsection when the person is at least seven years older than the child he knows or has reason to believe is less than 15 years of age shall be punished by a term of imprisonment of not less than 10 years nor more than 40 years, 10 years of which shall be a mandatory minimum term of imprisonment.

D. Any person who uses a communications system, including but not limited to computers or computer networks or bulletin boards, or any other electronic means, for the purposes of soliciting, with lascivious intent, any child he knows or has reason to believe is at least 15 years of age but less than 18 years of age to knowingly and intentionally commit any of the activities listed in subsection C if the person is at least seven years older than the child is guilty of a Class 5 felony. Any person who commits a second or subsequent violation of this subsection shall be punished by a term of imprisonment of not less than one nor more than 20 years, one year of which shall be a mandatory minimum term of imprisonment.

E. Any person 18 years of age or older who uses a communications system, including but not limited to computers or computer networks or bulletin boards, or any other electronic means, for the purposes of soliciting any person he knows or has reason to believe is a child less than 18 years of age for (i) any activity in violation of § 18.2-355 or 18.2-361, (ii) any activity in violation of § 18.2-374.1, or (iii) a violation of § 18.2-374.1:1 is guilty of a Class 5 felony.

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Virginia Possession Child Pornography Defense

If you have been charged with possession of child pornography in Virginia, contact the SRIS Law Group Virginia possession of child pornography defense lawyers for help.

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The following is the Virginia Code for possession of child pornography:

VA Code § 18.2-374.1:1. Possession, reproduction, distribution, and facilitation of child pornography; penalty.

A. Any person who knowingly possesses child pornography is guilty of a Class 6 felony.

B. Any person who commits a second or subsequent violation of subsection A is guilty of a Class 5 felony.

C. Any person who reproduces by any means, including by computer, sells, gives away, distributes, electronically transmits, displays with lascivious intent, purchases, or possesses with intent to sell, give away, distribute, transmit, or display child pornography with lascivious intent shall be punished by not less than five years nor more than 20 years in a state correctional facility. Any person who commits a second or subsequent violation under this subsection shall be punished by a term of imprisonment of not less than five years nor more than 20 years in a state correctional facility, five years of which shall be a mandatory minimum term of imprisonment.

D. Any person who intentionally operates an Internet website for the purpose of facilitating the payment for access to child pornography is guilty of a Class 4 felony.

E. All child pornography shall be subject to lawful seizure and forfeiture pursuant to § 19.2-386.31.

F. For purposes of this section it may be inferred by text, title or appearance that a person who is depicted as or presents the appearance of being less than 18 years of age in sexually explicit visual material is less than 18 years of age.

G. Venue for a prosecution under this section may lie in the jurisdiction where the unlawful act occurs or where any child pornography is produced, reproduced, found, stored, received, or possessed in violation of this section.

H. The provisions of this section shall not apply to any such material that is possessed for a bona fide medical, scientific, governmental, or judicial purpose by a physician, psychologist, scientist, attorney, or judge who possesses such material in the course of conducting his professional duties as such.

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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.

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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 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.

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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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