Solicitation of a Sexual Act in Illinois
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If you have been arrested and charged with Solicitation of a Sexual Act
in Illinois, a conviction can result in significant penalties. However,
with the help of a qualified lawyer, it is possible to have your charge
reduced or your case thrown out altogether.
Serving Chicago and all surrounding neighborhoods, our criminal defense
lawyer knows that we all make mistakes. Fortunately, our legal team has
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on the right track.
Penalties for Solicitation of a Sexual Act
This crime occurs when an individual offers someone else money or some
form of value in exchange for sexual penetration, or touching or fondling
of the sexual organs, for the purpose of arousal or sexual gratification.
Solicitation of a Sexual Act is considered a Class A misdemeanor, which
is punishable by a jail sentence of up to one year and a maximum fine
However, if the sexual act is from a person who is under the age of 18
or who is an individual with a substantial intellectual disability, it
is a Class 4 felony. A Class 4 felony is punishable by a one to three-year
prison sentence and a $25,000 fine.
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