Peeler Law Firm, PLLC

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201 E. Government Street

Pensacola, FL 32502

Serving the Florida Panhandle

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LEWD & LASCIVIOUS CONDUCT

LEWD & LASCIVIOUS CONDUCT CHARGES

Lewd and lascivious conduct, or indecent conduct, mean the same thing. They mean a wicked, lustful, unchaste, licentious, or sensual intent on the part of the person doing an act. Lewd and lascivious crimes are addressed in Section 800.04, Florida Statutes. Such crimes are addressed at various levels dependent on the age of the victim, making distinctions between victims who are less than 12 years old and those between 12 and 16 years of age. Acts committed upon the victim by the Defendant range between fondling of the victim to sexual acts where there was actual penetration of sex organs or union of sex organs between the Defendant and victim.

 

Lewd and lascivious offenses can also occur where committed in the presence of an elderly person or disabled person. See Section 825.1025, Florida Statutes.

SECURE YOUR CRIMINAL DEFENSE REPRESENTATION

When facing felony or misdemeanor charges, a good criminal defense attorney is crucial. Stan Peeler is highly knowledgeable regarding criminal defense with over 35 years of experience. You can retain our firm with confidence knowing your case will be handled with personal attention, integrity and professionalism. Call us at today 850-432-7705 or complete our online form here by providing us with the details of your legal needs. 

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