Statutory Rape Articles

Statutory Rape in California (PC 261.5)

Under California Penal Code Section 261.5, it is illegal for you to have sexual intercourse with any person who is under the age of 18 who is not your spouse. It does not matter if you were also under 18 at the time the incident occurred; you could still be charged with statutory rape. That is one of the reasons why statutory rape is a confusing crime. Our experienced sex…

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Early Termination of Probation for Sex Offenders

If you were put on probation as part of your sentence in California, you may be able to apply to have your probation period terminated early. This option may be available to you depending on the crime of which you were convicted. If you were convicted of a sex crime, are you able to terminate your probation early? Will Judges Grant Early Termination of Probation for Sex Offenses? Under California…

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