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a friend of mine was charged indecency by exposure,agrevated

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a friend of mine was charged indecency by exposure,agrevated sexual assult of a minor , and solicitation of a minor what is the normal amount of time he could recive in texas for each count
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Law Educator, Esq. replied 6 years ago.
He is looking at up to 10 years per charge on these charges. The court does not take these crimes lightly, likely he would get 5-8 years per charge and there is a possibility, depending on the facts and circumstances that the court could run the sentences one behind the other meaning he could spend a long time in prison.

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Customer: replied 6 years ago.

there was no violance involved , is there some were that has a standard for sentancing he says he did not do it but then most people didnt do it all the evedance is given by a child that is now 5 yo and this is to have happened when the child was 1 yo there was no sex but the boy says he touched him

Expert:  Law Educator, Esq. replied 6 years ago.
Texas really does not have guidelines like the federal govenment, but if the only evidence is the word of the 5 year old but no other evidence and no injury involevd, chances are that this is the type of case that probation could be granted in.

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