Pornography can be defined as nudity or erotic behavior, in writing, pictures, video, or otherwise, with the intent to cause sexual excitement. Possessing, distributing, or producing certain types of pornography are serious crimes in Georgia and the U.S. If you have been accused of pornography, contact Wallack Law in Atlanta today. We are passionate about protecting your rights and fighting for your freedom.
Child pornography is a serious crime in Georgia. Both state and federal law enforcement agencies work ceaselessly to investigate possible offenders. Most child pornography investigations today involve the internet. Computer forensic teams and other task forces work together to detect internet crimes involving child pornography. Examples of child pornography crimes include:
In the state of Georgia, it is illegal to produce, possess, or distribute any depiction of a minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct or simulated sexual conduct. Penalties for child pornography can vary depending on the circumstances surrounding the case and the criminal history of the defendant, but they are typically very severe. A child pornography conviction can carry five to 20 years imprisonment and fines of up to $100,000. Mandatory registration as a sex offender is also required upon conviction.
At Wallack Law in Atlanta, we are passionate about protecting your constitutional rights and fighting for the best possible outcome in your case. Call us as soon as possible if you are facing pornography charges in Georgia.