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My 18 year old son is being reported for a sexual misconduct

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My 18 year old son is being reported for a sexual misconduct incident that happened when he was 14 with his cousin who was 9 at the time. Will he be arrested as an adult?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Ellen replied 7 years ago.
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Any charges will be as if the charge was made four years ago. Therefore he would be charged as a juvenile and the laws in existence four years ago would apply.
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