In many cases in Denver and Douglas County, when men and women drink alcohol, they make decisions they later regret. One such decision is having sexual contact without permission. This occurs at bars or while out dancing with friends. Under these circumstances, men and women will face Unlawful Sexual Contact, C.R.S. 18-3-404, charges. It is extremely important you involve an experienced Denver Unlawful Sexual Contact attorney from the O'Malley Law Office if you've been arrested for or accused of Unlawful Sexual Contact in Colorado. You don't want to end up labeled a sex offender.
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Definition of Unlawful Sexual Contact in Arapahoe and Adams County
In Arapahoe and Adams County, Unlawful Sexual Contact charges and the possible penalties involved are harsh. Below is the definition of Unlawful Sexual Contact, C.R.S. 18-3-404:
“Any actor who knowingly subjects a victim to any sexual contact commits unlawful sexual contact if:
a) The actor knows that the victim does not consent; or
b) The actor knows that the victim is incapable of appraising the nature of the victim's conduct; or
c) The victim is physically helpless and the actor knows that the victim is physically helpless and the victim has not consented; or
d) The actor has substantially impaired the victim's power to appraise or control the victim's conduct by employing, without the victim's consent, any drug, intoxicant, or other means for the purpose of causing submission; or
e) The victim is in custody of law or detained in a hospital or other institution and the actor has supervisory or disciplinary authority over the victim and uses this position of authority, unless incident to a lawful search, to coerce the victim to submit; or
f) The actor engages in treatment or examination of a victim for other than bona fide medical purposes or in a manner inconsistent with reasonable medical practices.
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