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The potential consequences of child molestation depend on several considerations, including the exact nature of the conduct involved (for example, whether any touching was over clothes or skin-to-skin; or whether there was any vaginal penetration or oral copulation), and how often the conduct occurred.
To give you an exact statement of the sentencing alternatives, I would need to know exactly what offenses were charged and how many counts of each.
Maximum possible sentences
for sexual offenses range from 6 months in the county jail for misdemeanor
sexual battery to as much as 25 years to life for the most serious sexual crimes against minors. So it is really important to know exactly what offenses have been charged to evaluate possible sentences.
In what county did this take place?
One aside, anything this man says to the cops can be used against him in court
. He should not make any other statements until he has spoken with an attorney.
If you can let me know what offenses have been or are charged when he goes to court, I can give you a better idea about the possible sentencing range.