Can I Date a 17-Year-Old Being 19 Years Old?
What is the Age of Consent in California? Unlike other states that allow minors to consent to sexual intercourse, the age of consent in California is 18 years. A person under the age of 18 years cannot legally consent to sexual intercourse. The age of consent is the same for both males and females. Therefore,… read moreRead More
What is the Difference Between Escorting and Prostitution?
For many people, there is little difference between an escort and a prostitute. They use the words interchangeably. However, under California criminal law, there is a distinct difference that makes one act legal, and the other act illegal. What is an Escort? An escort is someone who is paid to spend time with you. The… read moreRead More
How to Prove Innocence When Falsely Accused of Sexual Assault
Being falsely accused of sexual assault is devastating. Accusations of sexual assault are serious criminal charges. The consequences of a conviction could negatively impact your life in numerous ways. You need to begin protecting yourself right now if you have been accused of sexual assault. Contact a sexual assault defense lawyer immediately. You need to… read moreRead More
Southern California Uber Driver Accused of Rape
Uber can be really convenient. You can avoid traffic and not have to worry about driving if you’ve had a few drinks. However, there are increasing safety concerns when it comes to Uber – and those concerns aren’t about accidents. Those concerns center on sexual assaults, rapes, and murders committed by Uber drivers. Earlier this… read moreRead More
What is the Age of Consent in California?
Can a 16-year-old date an 18-year-old? Can a 15-year-old date a 19-year-old? Is it okay for teens to have sex if both are fully on board and want to willingly engage in the act? These questions – or similar variations – are asked more frequently than you might think. And, for good reason. When sex… read moreRead More
Is It Illegal to Have Sex in a Car in Los Angeles?
Maybe your date went really well. Or, perhaps you’re trying to steal a moment alone, away from the kids to be close to your spouse. Whatever the reason, you find yourself having sex in your car. Is that legal in California? Does it depend on where you’re parked? Or, is having sex in your car… read moreRead More
What is Sex Trafficking?
Jeffrey Epstein, a former investment banker and financier, has been arrested in New York on sex trafficking charges. He’s been accused of paying underage girls, molesting them, and ordering them to have sex with himself and various friends on his private jet and at two of his homes. These allegations date back to the early-to-mid… read moreRead More
Man Arrested For Sexually Assaulting Multiple Women in Los Angeles
Police have arrested a man they believe is responsible for a series of recent sexual assaults in Los Angeles. According to reports, 32-year-old Carlos Vazquez Castro attacked and inappropriately touched several women along Olympic Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard last week. Police also believe some attacks occurred at women’s nearby homes. Castro is facing felony criminal… read moreRead More
North Hollywood Aide Arrested For Child Molestation and Abuse
A teacher’s aide in Los Angeles has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing six elementary school children. According to reports, a group of 10 and 11-year-old children realized that they’d all been touched inappropriately by their classroom aide. They brought the issue to the attention of the administration at Oxnard Street Elementary in North Hollywood…. read moreRead More
Sting Operation Results in Arrests of 15 Men For Solicitation in Los Angeles
Prostitution is the world’s oldest profession. However, prostitution only exists because there are individuals willing to solicit sex in exchange for money. Over the past year, Los Angeles has allocated countless resources to stopping prostitution. In 2018, the Los Angeles Police Department made more than 230 prostitution-related arrests. The department’s efforts have extended into the… read moreRead More