Internet Luring of a Child, C.R.S. 18-3-306, occurs in Denver and Douglas County whenever an actor:
“Knowingly communicates over a computer or computer network, telephone network, or data network or by a text message or instant message to a person who the actor knows or believes to be under fifteen years of age and, in that communication or in any subsequent communication by computer, computer network, telephone network, data network, text message, or instant message, describes explicit sexual conduct as defined in section 18-6-403 (2) (e), and, in connection with that description, makes a statement persuading or inviting the person to meet the actor for any purpose, and the actor is more than four years older than the person or than the age the actor believes the person to be.”
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Entrapment in Adams County and Arapahoe County Internet Luring of a Child Cases
In many Internet Luring of a Child cases in Adams County and Arapahoe County, officers will stage police stings. They pretend to be an underage child online and “fish” for adults to talk sexually with. This gives rise to the defense of Entrapment with Internet Luring of a Child cases. Entrapment happens when a person says or does something they may not have otherwise done without the inducement of police. Officers are not supposed to engage in methods which can influence or cause a person to commit a crime. Unfortunately, in some Internet Luring of a Child cases, this is exactly what happens. Always consult a Denver Internet Luring of a Child lawyer if you are facing Internet Luring of a Child charges or accusations.
Jefferson County Internet Luring of a Child Lawyer: Why Hire a Denver Internet Luring of a Child Lawyer?
It is best to have a criminal defense attorney from the O'Malley Law Office involved in your Felony Internet Luring of a Child case in Jefferson County. We will analyze discovery, and complete our own investigation. We will file motions with the court to challenge constitutional violation. For example, there may be cases where charges violate the First Amendment of the United States Constitution. Don't try to fight Internet Luring of a Child charges on your own. The Colorado internet sex case laws are complicated and only a skilled criminal lawyer can fight for the best possible result in your case.
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