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Child Pornography Defense Attorneys in Wilmington, North Carolina

At the Roberts Law Group, PLLC, our skilled Wilmington child pornography defense attorneys believe that just because you have been charged with sexual exploitation of a minor in North Carolina does not mean you are guilty.

Unfortunately, the court of public opinion sees child pornography allegations differently, which is why it is important to partner with a skilled North Carolina criminal defense law firm to ensure your rights are protected from the start.

Our dedicated child pornography defense attorneys in Wilmington have over 110 combined years of experience producing real, positive results for all clients facing these difficult charges, so they can get their lives back.

Contact us today to learn how we can help you pursue the best outcome for your unique case.

Child Pornography Charges Can Be Broadly Applied by North Carolina Law Enforcement

At the Roberts Law Group, criminal defense attorneys and support staff in Wilmington have handled over 5,000 cases with uncompromising precision, in just over a decade, producing significant results in difficult cases for clients throughout to ensure their criminal charges do not define their futures.

Our experience inside and outside both state and federal courtrooms provides the representation our clients need to fully understand child pornography charges in North Carolina as we mount a precise legal defense on their behalf.

Child pornography is a broad term that can refer to any sexually explicit material or representation of a minor who is under 18 and can include images, videos, or other files.

Equally as broad is the sexual behavior or conduct that makes the material in question child pornography.

With so much on the line, no matter how you see the charges against you and whether you believe you did anything wrong your reputation, livelihood, and very freedom is at stake.

Our founder and CEO is a former sex-crimes prosecutor who has defended some of the most difficult sex crimes cases imaginable. We have a wealth of experience in sex crimes cases and we understand how prosecutors evaluate and prepare their cases, so we can stay one step ahead when designing our defense strategies.

That may include mounting a credible defense that our clients unintentionally or accidentally possessed the child pornography or that the evidence in question was not legally obtained by law enforcement.

No matter the reason you have been accused of sexual exploitation, once the allegations are made, they cannot be taken back.

Sexual exploitation of minor convictions comes with serious penalties in North Carolina and requires a skilled team of Wilmington child pornography defense lawyers to pursue the best outcome for each unique case’s circumstances.

What are the Penalties for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor in Wilmington, North Carolina?

First-degree sexual exploitation of a minor is a Class C felony punishable by at least 58 to 73 months in prison, with more time given to those with criminal histories if convicted for:

  • Use, employ, induce, coerce, encourage, or facilitate a person under the age of 18 to engage in or assist others to engage in sexual activity for a live performance or for the purpose of producing material that contains a visual representation depicting this activity.
  • Permit a minor in your custody or control to engage in sexual activity for a live performance or for the purpose of producing material that contains a visual representation depicting this activity.
  • Transport or finance the transportation of a minor through or across North Carolina with the intent that the minor engages in sexual activity for a live performance or for the purpose of producing material that contains a visual representation depicting this activity.
  • Record, photograph, film, develop or duplicate for sale or pecuniary gain material that contains a visual representation depicting a minor engaged in sexual activity.

Second-degree exploitation of a minor is a Class E felony punishable by at least 20 to 25 months in prison with more time given to those with criminal histories if convicted for knowing the character or content of the material, you:

  • Record, photograph, film, develop or duplicate material that contains a visual representation of a minor engaged in sexual activity
  • Distribute, transport, exhibit, receive, sell, purchase, exchange or solicit material that contains a visual representation of a minor engaged in sexual activity

Third-degree exploitation of a minor is a Class H felony punishable by 5 to 6 months of probation or an active prison sentence if you have a criminal history if convicted for knowing the character or content of the material and possessing material that contains a visual representation of a minor engaging in sexual activity.

At Roberts Law Group, our Wilmington criminal defense attorneys offer you a tactical edge when it comes to defending sex crimes cases by prioritizing facts over allegations and developing effective defense strategies.

Contact our child pornography defense lawyers in Wilmington today to learn more about the innovative defense strategies we implement for each of our client’s unique and important cases.

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Have You Been Accused of Sexually Exploiting a Minor in North Carolina? We Can Help.

At Roberts Law Group, our skilled child pornography attorneys in Wilmington develop strategic criminal defenses for clients that provide each of our accused clients with a platform to tell their side of the story, to redeem themselves, and secure their futures by pursuing the best possible outcome for their unique cases.

Contact our skilled child pornography defense attorneys in Wilmington at the Roberts Law Group today by calling 910-317-9468 or online to schedule a free consultation to learn how we can empower you to take a stand and pursue real results.

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