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Soliciting a Minor for Prostitution in California
Soliciting a Minor for Prostitution in California

In California, it’s illegal to solicit prostitution , it’s illegal to ask someone to engage in prostitution, it’s illegal to offer to engage in prostitution, and it’s illegal to engage in the act of prostitution, whether you’re the person paying or receiving money. But it ...

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Blog posts in Sex Crimes

  • California's 'Peeping Tom' Law

    According to Collins English Dictionary , “If you refer to someone as a Peeping Tom, you mean that they secretly watch other people, especially when ...

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  • When Are Juveniles Tried as Adults in California?

    If you are a parent whose son or daughter is facing criminal charges, the thought of your child being prosecuted as an adult probably strikes fear in ...

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  • Defending Rape Accusations in California

    Is someone accusing you of rape ? If the sex was consensual or if the allegations are 100% false, it can be disheartening. The problem with rape or ...

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  • Do I Have to Give a Sample of My DNA in California?

    “If I’m arrested or charged, will I have to give a sample of my DNA?” is a question we get a lot, especially in sex offense and violent crime cases. ...

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  • I'm Accused of Being an Online Predator

    Is someone accusing you of being an online predator? If so, you have probably been in contact with a minor and now they’re parents have likely gotten ...

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  • California's Prostitution Laws

    Each state has enacted laws against prostitution and solicitation. In California, prostitution and solicitation are criminalized under Section 647(b) ...

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  • What Is the Age of Consent in California?

    It’s very common for people of different ages to be attracted to each other. After all, it’s not unusual for couples with an age difference of 5, 10, ...

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  • Is Substance Abuse Linked to Prostitution?

    You would be hard-pressed to find a prostitute who said she dreamt of being a prostitute as a child. In the vast majority of cases, women from broken ...

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  • What Counts as a Crime Against Society?

    When you hear the term, “crimes against the society,” what types of images come to mind? Public intoxication, gambling, prostitution, spousal abuse ? ...

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