Denville NJ Sex Crimes Defense Attorneys
At the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, our team of criminal defense attorneys represent clients charged with aggravated assault, robbery, and sexual offenses in Dover, Denville, Harding, and Mount Olive. Our criminal trial team is composed of former county prosecutors, former municipal prosecutors, and experienced criminal defense lawyers with over 100 years of combined legal experience representing clients throughout New Jersey. For your convenience we have locations throughout the State of New Jersey, including our offices in Morristown and Parsippany. To contact one of our experienced criminal defense lawyers, contact our office at 973-971-0030. The initial consultation is always provided free of charge.
Luring, Enticing, and Solication Charges: N.J.S. 2C:13-6
Luring, enticing and solicitation charges are governed by statute N.J.S.A. 2C:13-6 which provides in pertinent part:
§ 2C:13-6. Luring, enticing child by various means, attempts; crime of second degree; subsequent offense, mandatory imprisonment...
a. A person commits a crime of the second degree if he attempts, via electronic or any other means, to lure or entice a child or one who he reasonably believes to be a child into a motor vehicle, structure or isolated area, or to meet or appear at any other place, with a purpose to commit a criminal offense with or against the child...
d. A person convicted of a second or subsequent offense under this section shall be sentenced to a term of imprisonment. Notwithstanding the provisions of subsection a. of N.J.S.A. 2C:43-6, the term of imprisonment shall include, unless the person is sentenced pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 2C:43-7, a mandatory minimum term of one-third to one-half of the sentence imposed, or three years, whichever is greater, during which time the defendant shall not be eligible for parole. If the person is sentenced pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2C:43-7, the court shall impose a minimum term of one-third to one-half of the sentence imposed, or five years, whichever is greater...
f. Notwithstanding the provisions of N.J.S.A. 2C:1-8 or any other law, a conviction under this section shall not merge with a conviction of any other criminal offense, nor shall such other conviction merge with a conviction under this section, and the court shall impose separate sentences upon each violation of this section and any other criminal offense. The court may not suspend or make any other non-custodial disposition of any person sentenced pursuant to this section.
Law Offices of Jonathan Marshall: Sex Crimes Defense Team
A person convicted for luring, enticing or solicitation charges under N.J.S.A. 2C:13-6 can face a serious prison sentence as well as Megan's Law registration requirements. At the Law Offices of Jonathan Marshall, our criminal defense team is composed of former county prosecutors who handled these types of cases for the State. As a result, our criminal defense team will examine the facts of your case, any prior criminal history, and the State's plea offer when designing a comprehensive defense strategy to combat these serious charges. If you or someone you know has been charged with a sex offense or any other criminal offense, call our office today for a free consultation at 973-971-0030.