Crimes involving sexual assault, inappropriate touching or any type of sexual misconduct are generally treated by authorities as a serious offense and are prosecuted aggressively. Furthermore, the accusation of a sex crime can do irreparable damage to a person’s reputation. They can also wreak chaos on families and make it exceedingly difficult to get a job in the future.
A charge of sexual misconduct in Florida can bring with it devastating penalties, from fines to imprisonment. But perhaps the hardest part of being charged with sex crime is the catastrophic damage it can do to your reputation in both your professional and personal life. A sex crime can also land you on the sex offender registry, branding you with a stigma that may never go away. This could endanger not only you in the present, but also the future, making it difficult to get a job or a fresh start.