HOUSTON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY DEFENSE ATTORNEY
Federal Crimes and Child Pornography Lawyer in Texas
Even allegations of child pornography charges can ruin a person’s life. Prison time and registration as a sex offender are just a few factors you will have to face in addition to a negative reputation. If you or a loved one was charged with possession of the such, call The Martinez Law Firm immediately so you can have competent and aggressive defense throughout the process.
We Are Here to Stand Up for You
You will need an experienced defense team at your side to contest your arrest. Look to The Martinez Law Firm to help you in your time of need. We have years of experience and insight when it comes to handling criminal cases.
An arrest can be made for any of the following reasons:
- Being sent child pornography without realizing it
- Unknowingly downloading content that contains child pornography
- Storing sexually explicit content of children on an electronic device
- Solicitation of a minor over the internet, such as a chat room
- Pornographic images loaded onto your computer by someone else and without your knowledge
- Possessing a book, magazine, periodical, film, videotape, or any material containing child pornography
Even if you are only under investigation, you should get in touch with a criminal defense attorney right away. Child pornography is a federal offense which can involve the FBI if they feel they have sufficient evidence to come after or monitor you.
Fight Your Charges & Protect Your Reputation
Child pornography with an intent to distribute it is a second degree felony which carry a sentence of 2 to 20 years in state prison and/or a fine of up to $10,000. If a child younger than 14 years old is exploited, the charge is upgraded to a first degree felony, which carries a sentence of 5 to 99 years in jail and a similar fine.
At The Martinez Law Firm, we understand that a conviction of even simply possessing it can have devastating effects on your job, social life, and family. We can do all we can to prevent such an outcome by fighting vigorously for your in court or in a settlement. We can fight hard for your future.
Call our Houston defense firm today to begin your defense and don’t lose hope!