Once a person has been accused, they often find they are fighting an uphill battle despite the constitutional premise that a person is innocent until proven guilty.
Additionally, if a person is found guilty, they can face a term of lifetime on probation.
Finally, a person can be required to register as a sex offender for life. Having to register as a sex offender can have devastating consequences for a person’s ability to find a place to live, to find a job, and can have overall negative effects on a person’s general well-being.
Mr. Thornley has successfully resolved many sex crimes cases, including a full acquittal after trial for a client who faced false allegations of molest and sex abuse.
If you have been accused, it is in your best interests to contact an attorney immediately.