California Object Rape Attorney
Have You Been Charged With Object Rape? Do Not Face This Charge Alone! Let WEBER LAW Help You Today!
Being charged with object rape in California can have consequences that could affect you for the rest of your life. Having any sort of sex related on your crime can affect future jobs and is a huge blemish on your record. The penalties can include jail time, hefty fines, and a reputation for acts you might have been falsely accused of. Let Weber Law help you today.
California Object Rape Charges and Penalties
What is Object Rape?
A person is guilty of object rape when they, without the victim’s consent, cause penetration, however slight, of the genital or anal opening of another person who is fourteen years of age or older, by any foreign object, substance, instrument, or device, including apart of the human body other than the mouth or genitals, with intent to cause substantial emotional or bodily pain to the victim or the intent to arouse or gratify the sexual desire of any person.
Object rape can include finger penetration or penetration with an actual object.
What is the Punishment?
Object rape is a very serious charge. It is considered a violent felony.
The felony of object rape in California is punishable by imprisonment of three to eight years. If the victim is under fourteen years of age, the imprisonment can be eight to twelve years. A fine can also be imposed by the court.
If this is not your first serious sexual offense conviction, you could be sentenced to life in prison without parole.
An important thing to note is that object rape can be charged with other crimes including sexual battery, or even sexual assault. When object rape is charged with another sexually deviant crime, the punishments are swift and severe. If you are found guilty of object rape, you will be required to register as a sex offender.
What is the Sex Offender Registration Act?
Every person who has been convicted in any court in California, or in any federal, or military court of various acts outlined above must register to the chief of police in which the person is residing, or the sheriff of the county if the person is residing in an unincorporated area or city that has no police department, and, additionally, with the chief of police of a campus of the University of California, the California State University, or community college if the person is residing upon the campus or in any of its facilities, within five working days of coming into, or changing the person’s residence within, any city, county, or city and county, or campus in which the person temporarily resides
Even as a Defendant, you still have Rights! Make sure yours were not violated!
Even as an individual facing criminal charges, you have rights, and it is important to know those rights and make sure that they were not violated in any way when you were arrested or charged. Without extensive knowledge of your rights when it comes to police searches, Miranda rights, and your rights when it comes to arrest, it is extremely difficult to get a dismissal or reduction. Do not try to fight these charges on your own—Weber Law is ready to help you today.
Contact Weber Law immediately if you’ve been arrested on an object rape charge. We offer a free confidential case evaluation – serving Los Angeles and the surrounding areas.
How Can WEBER LAW Help You?
It can be a scary and stressful to have pending criminal charges. There is an added note of seriousness to a charge dealing with a sex crime that could be a problem for you for the rest of your life. Weber Law is here to walk you through the process and defend you every step of the way. Weber Law will work to get your citation dismissed or lowered by looking at potential defenses and any evidence associated with the citation. This could include being falsely accused, having consent from the victim, or even not meeting the full statute for object rape. Weber Law will look at all aspects of your case, including potential evidence, police reports, and even your prior criminal record. Let Weber Law do the work for you.
If you are not sure how to proceed with a charge of object rape, let Weber Law give you the next steps. Let Weber Law help keep your record clean and live your life free of criminal charges. The court room can be an intimidating place. This is not a charge you want to face alone. Let Weber Law’s team of experienced lawyers walk you through the process and do the stressing and worrying for you. If you or someone you know have been cited for object rape in California, do not face these charges alone, contact Weber Law today for a consultation.
CA Penal Code § 289, Forcible acts of sexual penetration; punishment
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