Category Archives: Child Abuse

Going through sexual abuse at any age can be traumatic and emotionally disheartening. However, if the person affected is a child, or a minor under the age of 18, the effect of child sexual abuse can be extremely damaging. Moreover, … Continue reading

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The possession and distribution of child pornography is a serious federal criminal offense. The emotionally charged nature of these cases often prompts harsh sentencing from federal courts. All defendants, even those charged with possession of child pornography, are entitled to … Continue reading

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It is an uncomfortable subject to discuss, but unfortunately child neglect and abuse is an ongoing problem in our society. To protect our children, it is not only important to understand the consequences of a child abuse conviction, but what … Continue reading

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Two new pieces of legislation were signed into law in Illinois in September in an effort to enforce stricter punishments for sexual predators who target children. The two bills, “sponsored by 85th district Rep. Emily McAsey, a Democrat, aim to … Continue reading

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