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Hello, I am an adult man who was earlier this evening on AOL

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Hello, I am an adult man who was earlier this evening on AOL chat. I was talking to an underage lady and the conversation turned toward sexual things.   At no point were any addresses, phone #'s exchange...just chat.   It was almost like I was lured into it...which I should have known pics exchanged of any sort.....then the lady says...guess what....your conversation has been written down and a PO (which I assume means police officer) will be in contact with you soon.   Does this sound real.   I have never done...nor would do...anything to an underage person.   This was just chat in a chat room....what does the law say about this?   Will an officer show up at my door??   Even if I have nothing to worry about...I don't believe I'll ever be in another chat room the rest of my life.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  socrateaser replied 8 years ago.

Anything is possible. But, without some actual contact with the victim, proving that you had the intent to have an illegal relationship with a minor child is probbly not something that a pubic prosecutor would be much interested in.


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