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Prostitution & Solicitation – Virginia & Maryland Defense Attorneys
Prostitution is the oldest profession in the world. Prostitution is also legal in many parts of the world or at least in most countries, the law turns a blind eye towards those who make a living by engaging in prostitution.
In the United States, prostitution is illegal in almost every state. If a person, offers to, agrees to or engages in a sexual act for compensation, then the person has broken the law. The magic words necessary for the police to charge you with prostitution is “SEX & MONEY”. In most states, the following people can be charged with the crime of prostitution. The person who provides the service of prostitution known commonly as the prostitute, the person who pays for the services of the prostitute, commonly referred to as the “john” and any middleman, commonly referred to as the “pimp”. The alleged prostitute is charged with prostitution. The “john” will be charged with solicitation of prostitution. The “pimp” will be charged with pandering. Depending on the state, certain acts of facilitating prostitution can even be charged as felony.
If you wish to speak with a Maryland or Virginia criminal defense attorney who defends clients charged with prostitution, solicitation of prostitution or pandering, please call us at 888-437-7747, email us or contact us via our fast on line form.
The Law Offices of SRIS, P.C. have client meeting locations in Virginia or Maryland.
- Virginia: Fairfax, Lynchburg, Fredericksburg, Manassas, Richmond & Virginia Beach.
- Maryland: Rockville & Baltimore.
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Our criminal defense attorneys in Virginia & Maryland who defend those charged with prostitution, solicitation of prostitution or pandering and staff, speak the following languages in addition to English: Spanish, French, Arabic, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Cantonese, Mandarin & Malaysian.
Our attorneys are licensed to defend prostitution/solicitation/pandering cases in Virginia, Maryland & DC, however we handle these types of cases only in Virginia & Maryland.
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