If you are facing child pornography charges in Los Angeles, there is a possibility that you may face enhancement penalties under particular circumstances. A defense lawyer at Okabe & Haushalter can review your unique case in order to determine whether you may be at risk of facing enhanced charges and therefore increased penalties.
There are three main enhancement that you could face for child pornography charges:
- Prepubescent Enhancement: when the minor (person under the age of 18) depicted in child pornography is prepubescent, at the stage of life just before puberty, a defendant may face enhanced penalties or charges.
- Penetration Enhancement: if actual penetration occurs in child pornography, enhanced penalties may be applied and the defendant may face additional charges.
- Quantity Enhancement: when a child pornography possession or distribution case involves a large amount of material, the defendant can expect to face increased penalties because of this.
Retain Powerful Defense For Child Pornography Charges
Consulting with Okabe & Haushalter is the best thing that you can do in the wake of allegations of this offense, or after an arrest. Not just any attorney will be able to effectively defend your rights against child pornography charges, particularly when enhancements are involved. You need a defense attorney with the particular experience and expertise in this area of law that is necessary to protect your interests.
At our firm, we have precisely what our clients need. When you work with a defense lawyer at our firm, you will have the benefit of our experienced and aggressive representation, while at the same time our dedicated, one-on-one service. Through the life of your case, your lawyer will guide you through this complex legal process and protect your rights to the utmost extent of our abilities.
Contact the Los Angeles, CA child porn defense attorneys at Okabe & Haushalter to learn how we can aggressively fight your charges.