What if I have been charged with Rape, or a Sex Crime in Maryland?
Whether you have been the victim of a sexual crime or you have been accused of one in Maryland, you have certain legal rights to which you are entitled.
The following cases are handled by our offices:
- Sexual assault
- Sexual battery
- Sexual harassment
- Internet crimes
- Child pornography/exploitation
- Sex trafficking
- Luring or enticing a child
- Unlawful sexual activity
- Lewd or lascivious acts or contact
What are the Consequences or Rape or a Sex Crime?
Any person accused of or charged with a crime in the United States has certain constitutionally guaranteed legal rights, which include the right to competent legal representation and the right to a fair trial.
Sexual crimes typically have two main consequences. The first is the criminal penalties including time spent imprisoned and a lifetime spent on the sex offender registry.
The second consequence is the social stigma associated with these crimes, which may lead to job loss, divorce, and estrangement from friends and family. You will also be labeled publicly as a registered sex offender.
Why Choose Rice, Murtha & Psoras for your Criminal Defense?
Rape cases can be complicated and difficult to litigate and defend. Rape charges are strongly pursued by law enforcement and the state’s attorney for the jurisdiction in which the crime allegedly occurred.
If you have been charged or arrested for Rape in Maryland, you need an experience, skilled, trusted, and knowledgeable Rape criminal defense attorney. Without the assistance and help, you have little chance of winning your case, if it goes to trial.
At the Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC, we will conduct a thorough investigation into the details and specifics of the Rape charges. We will formulate the most appropriate argument for your Rape defense.
Often, the law enforcement agencies or State’s Attorney’s office for the county you are charged in will overlook an aspect of the case, if this happen, we will find other witnesses or evidence to present to the Court or state’s attorney’s office to support your side of the Rape case. We will work with you and fight for your rights and freedoms.
Don’t Go to Court Alone. A criminal conviction can affect the rest of your life. You could spend years in jail, pay fines, Court costs and regret not having a professional attorney advising you on the best decisions in your criminal case. Call Attorney Randolph Rice at (410) 694-7291 to schedule a FREE criminal defense consultation. We have years of experience and we can put that knowledge to work in your criminal case.
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