Sexual Assault of a Child in Texas

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Sexual Assault of a Child in Texas

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Sexual assault of a child and related cases carry some of the most severe penalties in the State of Texas.  In some cases, a conviction related to sexual assault of a child, child pornography or other child abuse related offenses could lead to 99 years, or Life in prison and a fine of up to $10,000. If you or a loved one is under investigation or has been charged with sexual assault of a child, you need to hire an experienced, board certified attorney immediately. A lifetime of rights and freedom are certainly at stake. Call the Aulbaugh Law Firm now!  James Aulbaugh is a former Chief Felony Prosecutor and is a Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist.  James Aulbaugh, your sexual assault of a child lawyer, will aggressively defend you and formulate the best defense to secure you the best result on your case.

Have you been charged with sexual assault of a child? Call (214) 500-0430 to schedule your consultation.

What Is Sexual Assault of a Minor?

In the contest of sexual assault, Texas law defines a minor (child) as anyone under the age of 17.  Sexual assault (rape) of a minor (child) is defined as: 

Regardless of whether the person knows the age of the child at the time of the offense, the person intentionally or knowingly:

  • causes the penetration of the anus or sexual organ of a child by any means;
  • causes the penetration of the mouth of a child by the sexual organ of the actor;
  • causes the sexual organ of a child to contact or penetrate the mouth, anus, or sexual organ of another person, including the actor;
  • causes the anus of a child to contact the mouth, anus, or sexual organ of another person, including the actor; or
  • causes the mouth of a child to contact the anus or sexual organ of another person, including the actor.

There is NO Statute of Limitations on Sexual Assault of a Child in Texas

A statute of limitation is the timeframe in which a criminal case must be brought before it is permanently barred from prosecution.  In Texas, there is no statute of limitation for pursuing charges for sexual assault of a child.  Meaning that no matter how long ago an alleged offense occurred, you may still be investigated, arrested and prosecuted for the offense.  These types of offenses can be classified as first, second, and third degree felonies and carry with them significant penalties.

You are presumed innocent until proven guilty! If you or a loved one is accused of sexual assault of a child, or other child abuse case, you need an experienced, board certified attorney who will hold the State to its burden of proving the case beyond a reasonable doubt.  When you hire James Aulbaugh, you are hiring a former Chief Felony Prosecutor and a Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist who will defend your name, clear your reputation, secure the best result on your case.  Call today!  214-500-0430

Hire the Right Lawyer to Fight for your Rights and Clear Your Name!

When you are investigated or charged with a sexual assault of a child offense, you should immediately hire an experienced, board certified attorney to give you the legal advice you need.  When you hire James Aulbaugh, your sexual assault of a child attorney, you are hiring a former Chief Felony Prosecutor and Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist who can evaluate the case thoroughly and form an exceptional defense strategy to get your case reduced or dismissed.    At the Aulbaugh Law Firm, we will exhaust every aspect, angle, and option to ensure the best outcome in your case.   Contact the Aulbaugh Law Firm and James will begin the work on your case immediately.  Contact us now to schedule your confidential consultation or call 214-500-0430 today!

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