Plano Sex Crimes Attorneys – 972.330.4331
When you are charged with sexual battery in Texas, you could be penalized
with imprisonment, high fines, and
sexual offender registration. Get Barbieri Law Firm, P.C. and our criminal defense lawyers in Plano
on your side right away to begin protecting your rights with confidence
and capability. Our team is led by
Attorney Heather Barbieri, who has received certification from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
in Criminal Law. This prestigious accreditation is only given to legal
professionals who can prove a high level of knowledge and skill in their
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What is Sexual Battery?
Rape and sexual assault are often confused for one another, and also for sexual
battery. The overlaps in definitions can make it difficult to understand
just what your charges entail. In turn, this makes it a challenge to protect
yourself from the accusations. Work with our Plano sex crimes lawyers
to gain the knowledge and defense you need in the face of such opposition
and potential consequences if convicted.
Key details of sexual battery charges include:
Involvement of sexual activity that does
not include intercourse or penetration.
No consent is given by the defendant. Consent cannot be given by someone
who is a minor, mentally disabled, or rendered physically helpless by
substances or materials.
Suspect intended to complete a sexual act despite not receiving consent
from the other party.
For many instances of sexual battery defense, the focus remains on consent.
Misunderstandings of situations can easily lead to situations in which
consent seemed to a reasonable person to have been given. A lack of criminal
intent may also be enough grounds to invalidate the charges, or at least
lessen them, perhaps to
Act Right Now to Defend Yourself – Call 972.330.4331
You can surprise the opposition by acting quickly in your defense. Get
our Plano sex crimes defense lawyers on your side right away by
contacting our law firm at your first opportunity. By working closely with you and utilizing the
full extent of our legal abilities, our advocacy can dramatically increase
your chances of securing the best possible outcome for your sexual battery case.
No cost consultations are available. Schedule yours now.