What Is Sexual Abuse?

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Sexual abuse may also be called molestation, occurs when one person makes an advance towards another in an in a sexual manner. The victim may either be another adult or a child. It may also include verbal and emotional abuse, such as name calling, forcing someone not to use contraception, causing pain to another person deliberately, or deliberate passing along a sexual disease or infection.

These types of crimes can encompass a broad range of acts. What unifies these offenses, however, is that there is some victim who is coerced, mistreated, or otherwise forced beyond his or her will to engage or receive some sort of sexual act.

What can hiring an attorney do for me?

The different types of sexual abuse that can occur may encompass a many areas and take many forms. There are various extremes to sexual abuse; remember that being accused of any type of sex crime, no matter how severe, leaves one vulnerable and quick to be judged by others. This makes it intensely difficult to litigate, but not entirely impossible, especially with the right defense team on your case.

We can defend you if you were accused of any form of sexual abuse, such as the following:

  • Voyeurism
  • Exhibitionism
  • Sexual kissing, fondling, or showing of genital region
  • Giving or showing a child pornography
  • Forced sexual acts on another
  • Making verbal sexual demands to another adult or to a child
  • Some forms of sexual harassment
  • Rape or sexual assault

We know your situation is intense, and you may be forced to deal with an overwhelming amount of stress. We at Hager & Schwartz, P.A. are well-reputed for our ability to obtain results for our clients, all while giving attentive and personalized legal support. This type of criminal charge is not to be taken lightly, and we offer serious and aggressive representation, from the day we take your case and fight until the very end.

Call us for a free case evaluation!

We have award-winning lawyers at our firm who are aggressive, have experience handling cases on several levels of Florida’s criminal justice system, and have also worked as former prosecutors. This means that we know exactly how to navigate through all of the difficult and contentious court procedures. The first step is to call us for a free case evaluation .

We are experienced and prepared to fight for you so that you will no longer have to worry about your charges. Get defense now and talk to our Miami sex crime lawyers!

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