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Indecent Exposure is a sex crime that involves when one exposes one’s private parts such as breasts, buttocks or genitalia in a public place where others are present and may witness the act. Indecent exposure is often performed by the offender for his/her own sexual stimulation or satisfaction or as an act of social rebellion. Indecent exposure has varying effects depending on its intent and nature. Performing sexual acts in public is also illegal, but breastfeeding in public is not a violation of the law.

Penalties for Indecent Exposure

A conviction of indecent exposure may result in the following penalties:

  • Imprisonment up to one year in county jail
  • Registration as a sex offender

Lewd and Lascivious Exhibition

Lewd and Lascivious Exhibition is indecent exposure in the presence of a child under 16 years of age. This crime is classified as a 2nd degree felony.

Penalties for Lewd and Lascivious Exhibition

  • If a person is convicted of Lewd and Lascivious Exhibition he/she may face up to 15 years in prison and fines of up to $10,000.

Just one conviction could affect the rest of your life and hurt your personal and professional reputation. Time is of the essence. Even if you have not been formally charged with a crime, attorney Hernandez can intercede and work to protect your rights. Involving an attorney as early in the process as possible is important if you are to have the best opportunity of successfully fighting your charges and avoiding a conviction. Mr. Hernandez is a formidable ally to have in your corner. Due to the difficulty of the cases and the probable sentences that attach, it is essential that you contact Mr. Hernandez. With his extensive knowledge of the legal system, attorney Hernandez will provide you with the most aggressive and knowledgeable legal representation possible in the face of your lewd and lascivious molestation charges. 

For more information and your free consultation contact attorney Armando Hernandez today at 305-442-2590.