It is no secret that Michigan prosecutors will be pushing for the highest possible penalties against individuals who have been arrested on suspicion of child molestation. Along with a child molestation allegation comes the negative stigma – and individuals who have been accused of this type of criminal offense can suddenly find themselves bearing the full weight of the criminal justice system.
Because we have specifically devoted our practice to handling sex crime cases, we understand the type of investigations, witness statements, and strategies can be used to create an undeniable, persuasive, and truthful portrayal of your side of the story. Call us at (248) 292-3209 to learn what steps can be taken to help create an effective, aggressive defense strategy.
There are countless penalties associated with a child molestation conviction. Aside from legal penalties, individuals who have simply been accused of committing an offense of this nature can see serious ripple effects on their personal life. Everything from experiencing difficulty in maintaining a job, being separated from one’s own children, being ostracized by the community, to experiencing hardships in personal relationships can also result from an allegation.
Criminal penalties in the state of Michigan can include the following:
Allegations of child sex crimes can be difficult and complicated to defend. Even though the state of Michigan has ostensibly developed special protocols for questioning children who have made such allegations, the truth is that these protocols go by the wayside in many cases. Allegations of child molestations leads to extensive investigation by any number of professionals, and their judgment may be clouded by the nature of the accusations. As the accused you will likely be completely stigmatized, even if the charges are later proven to be false, and it is well known that the testimony of children is much more easily manipulated.
As you know, the stakes are very high. You deserve to be defended by a team of legal professionals who are prepared to protect you, ready to come to your aid, and qualified to handle your case in its entirety. At Satawa Law, PLLC, we have devoted our practice to specifically handling sex crime matters. We are wholly committed to representing the individuals who face life-changing charges and we are here to help you, too. Our defense firm serves clients in Southfield and throughout Michigan.
Call us at (248) 292-3209 to take the first step in your defense.
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