Indecency Defense Lawyer
If you have been accused of public or private indecency, you will need the help of Jason Thompson to strengthen your argument in the court of law and increase your chances of exoneration. Indecency is a Class A misdemeanor - a charge that, if you are determined to be guilty, will affect many aspects of your daily life. The accusation itself is serious, and convicted individuals with a prior offense will have their crime elevated to a Class C Felony. Strengthen your case and stand by your claim of innocence with confidence with the help of Jason Thompson.
With years of experience defending those who have been accused of such crimes and an incredibly crafted strategy utilized in the courtroom, Mr. Thompson has all of the tools that you require to hold your own in the court of law.
The legal definition of Indecency, be it public or private, in the state of Oregon are as follows:
A person commits the crime of public indecency if while in, or in view of, a public place the person performs:
(a) An act of sexual intercourse; or
(b) An act of deviate sexual intercourse; or
(c) An act of exposing the genitals of the person with the intent of arousing the sexual desire of the person or another person.
Public indecency is a Class A misdemeanor. However, public indecency becomes a Class C felony if the person has a prior conviction for public indecency or a crime described in ORS 163.355 to ORS 163.445 or for a crime in another jurisdiction that, if committed in this state, would constitute public indecency or a crime described in ORS 163.355 to ORS 163.445.
A person commits the crime of private indecency if the person exposes the genitals of the person with the intent of arousing the sexual desire of the person or another person and:
(a) The person is in a place where another person has a reasonable expectation of privacy;
(b) The person is in view of the other person;
(c) The exposure reasonably would be expected to alarm or annoy the other person; and
(d) The person knows that the other person did not consent to the exposure.
Private indecency is a Class A Misdemeanor
Increase your odds of exoneration and give yourself the strongest possible defense in the courtroom with the help of Jason Thompson. With a commitment to defending his clients’ rights within the confines of the law, Mr. Thompson will utilize every available approach possible from within his ever broadening legal toolbox. His years of dedication go hand-in-hand with his superior desire to defend the powerless, and in turn, assist his clients in receiving a fair trial in the court of law.
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