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In 2000, the Department of Justice found that State and Federal courts convicted almost 984,000 adults of felonies. The penalties for a felony conviction can significantly change your life, and the sooner you contact an attorney upon being threatened with a felony sex offense charge, the better chance you have of mounting a successful defense.

Online Solicitation of a Minor

Stanley G. Schneider and Ned Barnett

Galveston Chat Room and Child Sexual Abuse Lawyers

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In today's convenient online world, there are tragic side-effects such as the destruction of innocent people's lives for unwittingly engaging in Internet sex crimes. Solicitation of minors occurs through e-mail, instant messaging (IM), or by means of social media sites such as MySpace, Facebook and Craigslist.

From explicit sexual conversations in chat rooms or requests to meet for sex from underage kids online, to charges of posting or downloading child porn as enticement to further sexual misconduct, the criminal defense team of Stan Schneider and Ned Barnett represents people throughout the Texas Gulf Coast.

Call an Experienced Online Sex Crime Attorney

When the police come knocking with an arrest warrant for engaging an Internet sex crimes, or if you suspect you be the victim of an online police sting, contact us immediately. We can help prevent a mistake or misunderstanding from destroying your career, reputation and family.

Our Houston, Texas sex crimes defense team handles state charges and federal charges in online sexual offenses against children, including:

Texas and federal prosecutors are under tremendous pressure to deal with these types of Web-based crimes as a form of child sexual abuse. Because of the anonymity of the Web, no one can ever be sure the person they are communicating with is of legal age, or isn't an undercover officer enforcing the law online.

We understand the police tactics and the lengths they will go online to secure convictions. We carefully examine their actions and evidence, consulting with experts in technology, to carefully examine the case against you. Our defense against an Internet sex crime conviction can help you avoid such serious consequences as going to prison or having to register as a lifetime sex offender.

Time is Your Enemy, Call Our Texas Criminal Defense Attorneys Now

If you or a family member are charged with online solicitation of a minor or any other Internet sex crime, do not delay. Call our Houston sex crime defense team of board certified criminal defense attorneys to meet the false accusations head on, and protect your rights and freedom.

Contact a lawyer to discuss your defense on charges of Internet solicitation of a minor. We respect your privacy and all information is strictly confidential under the attorney-client privilege.

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Stan Schneider, Ned Barnett and Troy McKinney are Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

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