Maryland Legal News & Guides: Sex Crimes

Child Pornography and Arrests

Child pornography is defined as any material that depicts minors involved in sexually explicit...

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Is Sexting a Crime When Minors Willingly Send Photos?

Is sexting a crime you should worry about if you're a minor? Can someone accuse you of doing...

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Is There Such Thing As A Less Serious Sex Crime?

In Maryland and throughout the U.S., the answer is no. There is no such thing as a minor or...

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Accused of Rape or Sexual Assault? Here’s the Evidence Required for a Conviction

Being accused of a crime is scary. Even if you know you didn’t commit the crime in question, the...

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Caught Having Sex in Public – A Guide to Indecent Exposure Laws and Penalties

Accidents happen in life. Sometimes, a little bit of carelessness may lead to a lot of trouble....

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What Evidence is “Admissible Evidence” in Sex Crime Cases?

Going in blind to sex crime allegations is a dangerous thing. You may know your charges are unfair...

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Solicitation Charges - Why Paying Someone for Something May Be a Crime

We pay people every day for goods and services, but some services are illegal, and asking someone...

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Who Investigates Sex Offenses? - What to Do If Arrested and Under Investigation

An allegation of a sex offense has long-lasting effects, while convictions unbelievably alter the...

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Accused of A Sex Crime? - Here Are the Necessary Steps to Take

Accusations of a sex crime are difficult to deal with and can happen because of mistaken identity,...

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The Weekly Writ: Maryland Legal News You Can Use for June 7, 2021

Today on June 7, 2021, the Weekly Writ returns from the Memorial Day holiday break. Here's the...

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Can A 17-Year-Old Be Charged With Solicitation? Lawyer Says...

This week, our criminal lawyers discuss a young man's concern about being caught in an undercover ...

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JC Law Monthly Matters for April 2021: Firm News & Updates

March came in like a lion and went out like a lamb! (Thanks for the April Fools joke Mother Nature)...

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Maryland's Child Pornography Laws and Obscenity Restrictions

Most of us are aware that in Maryland, manufacturing, distributing or possessing child pornography...

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What Are Sex Crimes? – List of 8 Common Offenses and Possible Defenses

Crime involving a sexual element in Maryland falls into its own category of offenses. Society and...

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Child Abuse Charges: What Does It Legally Mean in Maryland?

Maryland does not take accusations of abuse or neglect lightly, especially when it comes to...

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Does Maryland Allow Hentai? – Not If The Imagery Is Deemed Obscene

When does a drawing or cartoon cross the line from art into porn? And – more importantly – when...

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