SEX FOR A FEE
|In Massachusetts, charging a fee for sex is considered a crime.Whoever demands a fee for sexual conduct can be charged and sentenced to 1 year in the House of Corrections or up to a $500 fine, or both.Whoever agrees to pay for the sexual conduct can be imprisoned up to 2 ½ years in the House of Corrections or fined up to $5,000, or both.
Whoever engages in solicitation or receives money for soliciting a prostitute can be imprisoned up to 2 ½ years in the House of Corrections or up to a $5,000 fine, or both.
Other issues can arise, such as soliciting a minor or engaging in sexual conduct with someone who is a minor. These charges can be quite serious and could be considered a felony. A guilty finding could result in 10 years imprisonment, up to a $10,000 fine or both.
If you have been charged with Sex for a Fee or Solicitation, make sure you know your rights and get the representation that you deserve by contacting The Law Office of Barry J. Bisson today.