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"I defend people facing online sexual corruption charges and other sex crimes in the State of Oregon."

OREGON ONLINE SEXUAL CORRUPTION OF A CHILD LAWS

   ORS 163.432 Online sexual corruption of a child in the second degree. (1) A person commits the crime of online sexual corruption of a child in the second degree if the person is 18 years of age or older and:

   (a) For the purpose of arousing or gratifying the sexual desire of the person or another person, knowingly uses an online communication to solicit a child to engage in sexual contact or sexually explicit conduct; and

   (b) Offers or agrees to physically meet with the child.

   (2) Online sexual corruption of a child in the second degree is a Class C felony. [2007 c.876 §2]

   ORS 163.433 Online sexual corruption of a child in the first degree. (1) A person commits the crime of online sexual corruption of a child in the first degree if the person violates ORS 163.432 and intentionally takes a substantial step toward physically meeting with or encountering the child.

   (2) Online sexual corruption of a child in the first degree is a Class B felony. [2007 c.876 §3]

   ORS 163.434 Provisions applicable to online sexual corruption of a child. (1) It is an affirmative defense to a prosecution for online sexual corruption of a child in the first or second degree that the person was not more than three years older than the person reasonably believed the child to be.

   (2) It is not a defense to a prosecution for online sexual corruption of a child in the first or second degree that the person was in fact communicating with a law enforcement officer, as defined in ORS 163.730, or a person working under the direction of a law enforcement officer, who is 16 years of age or older.

   (3) Online sexual corruption of a child in the first or second degree is committed in either the county in which the communication originated or the county in which the communication was received. [2007 c.876 §4]


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TIP:  These felony sex crimes are not expungeable.