Statutory Rape Lawyer | State College, PA
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Matt McClenahen has been a criminal defense attorney since 2001. He has extensive experience in litigating pretrial motions, trials and plea negotiations. Most of his current clients are college students, whose charges include summary offenses like underage drinking, public drunkenness and disorderly conduct, misdemeanors like DUI and drug possession and serious felonies …
Statutory rape is generally defined as sexual intercourse by an adult with a person below a statutorily designated age. Under the law, the underage person is incapable of consenting to sex so you could be convicted of statutory rape even if the underage person consented to the sexual contact and you did not force the person.
Statutory rape is a serious crime and in most states it is considered a felony, which means, if you are convicted, you could be facing serious punishment including jail. There are legal defenses to the charge, however, so don't delay, contact a State College statutory rape defense attorney to help you with your case.
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