Electronic solicitation of a child - Alabama Sexual Assault Laws
In Alabama, the criminal charge of Electronic solicitation of a child is classified as a Statutory Class B felony.
Electronic solicitation of a child Crime & Punishment in Alabama :
The Alabama code § 13A-6-122 defines one degrees of the crime electronic solicitation of a child , each with associated punishments. The degree of the crime depends on the specifics of the crime committed, with higher degrees of the charge generally receiving harsher punishments.
|Severity||Electronic solicitation of a child - Charge Description||Punishment|
Class B felony
|No less than two years and no more than 20 years.|
Alabama law allows electronic solicitation of a child to be enforced as a statutory charge. This means that this charge can be applied to cases in which the victim is younger than the Alabama Age of Consent, even if the victim willingly engages in sexual relations with the defendant.
Electronic solicitation of a child is a charge that is unique to Alabama. Crimes that would be prosecuted as electronic solicitation of a child in Alabama will be prosecuted under a different statute depending on the state in which the crime takes place.