Have You Been Arrested on a Rhode Island Criminal Manufacturing of Child Pornography Charge?
Don’t risk incarceration or a lifetime registration as a sex offender. If you’ve been accused of Manufacturing Child Pornography, contact the Rhode Island law offices as soon as possible.
Definition of Manufacturing of Child Pornography:
Rhode Island Code Chapter 11-9-1.3, details the prohibition of Child Pornography. It is a crime to manufacture or produce porn that involves minors. It is also a crime to own child porn.
Manufacturing involves producing images that depict children participating in sexually explicit activity through:
- Computer disks
- Computer files
- Any other material
- The Defendant Was Unaware – this is one of te most common defenses, whereby the manufacturer was completely oblivious to the fact that the participant was someone under the age of eighteen.
- Entrapment – in which case law enforcement lures someone into manufacturing child porn, even though there was no intent to participate in this before meeting the undercover officer.
- False Accusations And Mistaken Identity – the defendant may be on trial instead of someone else.
There are numerous defenses that a skilled lawyer can put forward to dismiss or reduce charges. Child porn is a serious crime, but it isn’t impossible to defend. Contact John R. Grasso now to help secure the most favorable outcome for your case.
What Are the Consequences of Rhode Island Manufacturing of Child Pornography Charges?
Manufacturing of Child Pornography :
- Up to 15 years in prison and/ or
- Up to $5000 in fines
Furthermore, the defendant may be ordered to register as a sex offender.
Related Crimes To Manufacturing of Child Pornography:
- Lewd Acts with a Minor
- Human Trafficking
- Child Abuse
- Child Neglect
- Child Endangerment
In addition to being charged with manufacturing of child pornography, those accused may also be placed on trial for child abuse, and might possibly face deportation. There are numerous instances where an adult can be tried for child porn, even though the defendant believed this participant to be over eighteen.
Contact an Aggressive Manufacturing of Child Pornography Defense Attorney in Rhode Island
If you’ve been accused of Manufacturing Child Pornography, you may be in for a number of legal battles. However, you can combat this charge by using a skilled defense attorney.
Take advantage of free consultations. Contact the Rhode Island Law Offices of John R. Grasso now.