Child Pornography Criminal Defense Lawyer
San Bernardino & Riverside Criminal Defense Lawyers
Have you been charged with Child Pornography or are you being investigated for Child Pornography
in Riverside or San Bernardino County? You may be facing either State or Federal charges depending on the alleged conduct. It is important to retain an experienced Riverside and San Bernardino criminal defense lawyer immediately when charges are filed or you or your family member is being investigated.
Riverside & San Bernardino Child Pornography Charges
:: Rancho Cucamonga: Chino: Riverside
If convicted of child pornography in California you or your loved one may be facing State prison, jail, probation, fines and penalties and possibly the requirement that the individual convicted must register as a sex offender under California Penal Code 290.
Call today for a FREE initial phone consultation and protect your rights and your reputation.
California Penal Code 311.3 and 311.11::
California Penal Code 311.11
(a) Every person who knowingly possesses or controls any
matter, representation of information, data, or image, including, but
not limited to, any film, filmstrip, photograph, negative, slide,
photocopy, videotape, video laser disc, computer hardware, computer
software, computer floppy disc, data storage media, CD-ROM, or
computer-generated equipment or any other computer-generated image
that contains or incorporates in any manner, any film or filmstrip,
the production of which involves the use of a person under the age of
18 years, knowing that the matter depicts a person under the age of
18 years personally engaging in or simulating sexual conduct, as
defined in subdivision (d) of Section 311.4, is guilty of a felony
and shall be punished by imprisonment in the state prison, or a
county jail for up to one year, or by a fine not exceeding two
thousand five hundred dollars ($2,500), or by both the fine and
(b) Every person who commits a violation of subdivision (a), and
who has been previously convicted of a violation of this section, an
offense requiring registration under the Sex Offender Registration
Act, or an attempt to commit any of the above-mentioned offenses, is
guilty of a felony and shall be punished by imprisonment in the state
prison for two, four, or six years.
(c) It is not necessary to prove that the matter is obscene in
order to establish a violation of this section.
(d) This section does not apply to drawings, figurines, statues,
or any film rated by the Motion Picture Association of America, nor
does it apply to live or recorded telephone messages when
transmitted, disseminated, or distributed as part of a commercial