One of the most serious charges you can face is child pornography possession or distribution, and as soon as you are accused of such a severe offense, it will likely seem like everyone is turning against you. No one wants to side with an accused child abusive material distributor, and even your friends and family may be reluctant to believe you are truly innocent. No matter how serious the charge you are facing, however, our experienced sex crime attorneys are willing to stand with you and thoroughly review every detail of your case, fighting alongside you to expose the truth and protecting your right to a fair and just investigation and trial. Contact founding attorney Scott Grabel or another member of our highly qualified team now by calling our firm or contacting us online. We are available 24/7 to work with clients in Clinton, Michigan who have been accused of possessing or distributing child sexually abusive materials.
With Grabel & Associates on your side, you gain a powerful ally who truly values your right to be viewed as innocent unless proven guilty. We know the laws and legal issues that are involved in sensitive child pornography cases, and our Clinton sex crime defense lawyers will not only fight to help you obtain the best possible case result, but will work to minimize damage to your reputation, lost time, and other serious penalties which could result from a sex crime accusation.
If you are convicted, or even if you accept a plea bargain, it is extremely likely that you will be registered as a child sex offender, even if you can manage to avoid serious jail time and hefty fines. Sex offender registration will seriously harm your future and limit your freedom for life, and it is critical that you never take any legal action before contacting a Clinton sex crime defense attorney. Our firm is ready now to begin assisting you as your pursue your best interests and fight for justice.
Michigan sex crime laws state that anyone who knowingly possessing pornographic materials depicting a child is guilty of a felony. Distributing, promoting, or financing the distribution or promotion of child pornography is an even more serious accusation. Persuading, coercing, or knowingly allowing a child to be involved in making pornographic materials is the most serious child abusive materials charge you can face, and could lead to extreme jail time and large fines, along with other serious penalties.
No matter what the specifics of the accusations you face, you need to contact an experienced attorney right away. With so much on the line, it is critical that you start working with an experienced attorney as soon as you can and fight back against criminal conviction and life-altering penalties.
If convicted of possessing child pornography, you could face up to 4 years behind bars, a fine of up to $10,000, sex offender registration, and a felony criminal record. Distributing or promoting child porn in Michigan can lead to up to 7 years in prison and a fine of up to $50,000, along with sex offender registration and a felony record. Anyone involved in getting a child involved in child pornography can face up to 20 years behind bars and a fine of up to $100,000, along with a felony record and sex offender registration.
If you have been wrongly accused of possessing or distributing child pornography in Clinton, MI, contact Grabel & Associates now for a free initial case consultation. Hire an experienced attorney early on so that you know what you need to say and do throughout investigation and a potential trial, and protect yourself as police and prosecutors seek to build a case against you.
Our lawyers are committed to protecting anyone who is falsely accused of a serious criminal offense, and we understand how unlawful search and seizure or other violations of your rights could lead to a false allegation. In addition, we know how easy it is to have your charges escalated into something much more serious than what truly occurred, and are committed to doing all we can to expose the truth of your unique situation. We will develop a unique case strategy after thoroughly reviewing every aspect of your case.
To speak with a Clinton sex crime case analyst now, call 1-800-342-7896 or contact us online now. We are available 24/7 to begin defending you in your battle against false child pornography possession or distribution charges.