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Have you been charged with Criminal Solicitation? Do not face this charge alone! Contact Weber Law today!

If you have been charged with criminal solicitation in the State of California, the punishment can include lengthy jail time, hefty fines, and a criminal record that will follow you for life. Let Weber Law help you today!

California Criminal Solicitation Charges and Penalties

What is Assault and how is it different from Battery?

Every person who, with the intent that the crime be committed, solicits another to offer, accept, or join in the offer or acceptance of a bribe, or to commit or join in the commission of carjacking, robbery, burglary, grand theft, receiving stolen property, extortion, perjury, subornation of perjury, forgery, kidnapping, murder, rape, arson, or assault with a deadly weapon or instrument or by means of force likely to produce great bodily injury, or, by the use of force or a threat of force, to prevent or dissuade any person who is or may become a witness from attending upon, or testifying at, any trial, proceeding, or inquiry authorized by law, is guilty of criminal solicitation.

There are main factors to this crime that must be met, which include request that the crime be committed, intent that the crime be committed, and communication that the crime be committed.

Examples of criminal solicitation include but are not limited to hiring someone to kill your spouse, asking someone to steal something from you, or even asking someone to lie on the stand for you.

What is the Penalty for Criminal Solicitation?

Every person who, with the intent that the crime be committed, solicits another to offer, accept, or join in the offer or acceptance of a bribe, or to commit or join in the commission of carjacking, robbery, burglary, grand theft, receiving stolen property, extortion, perjury, subornation of perjury, forgery, kidnapping, arson, or assault with a deadly weapon or instrument, or by means of force likely to produce great bodily injury, is punishable by imprisonment for not more than 1 years, a fine of not more than $10,000.00, or both.

Every person who, with intent that the crime be committed, solicits another to offer, accept, or join in the offer or acceptance of a bribe, or to commit or join in the commission of murder, shall be punished by imprisonment of three to nine years.

Every person who, with the intent that the crime be committed, solicits another to offer, accept, or join in the offer or acceptance of a bribe, or to commit or join in the commission of rape by force or violence, sodomy by force or violence, or oral copulation by force or violence, shall be punished by imprisonment for two to four years.

Even as a Defendant, you still have Rights! Make sure yours were not violated!

Even as an individual facing criminal charges, you have rights, and it is important to know those rights and make sure that they were not violated in any way when you were arrested or charged.  Without extensive knowledge of your rights when it comes to police searches, Miranda rights, and your rights when it comes to arrest, it is extremely difficult to get a dismissal or reduction.  Do not try to fight these charges on your own—Weber Law is ready to help you today.

Contact Weber Law immediately if you’ve been arrested on a criminal solicitation charge. We offer a free confidential case evaluation – serving Los Angeles and the surrounding areas.

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What should you do if you are charged with Criminal Solicitation and how can WEBER LAW help?

If you are being prosecuted for criminal solicitation in California, no matter the circumstances, there are a few ways that Weber Law can fight for you. There are defenses against the crime of criminal solicitation which include but are not limited to, not intending for the crime to be committed, or no communication being made for the crime to be committed. Weber Law can help lower the charge to a lesser crime, lower your sentence for less jail time, lower your fine amount, or represent you at trial.  Do not face these charges alone; let Weber Law work for you.  By looking at potential evidence such as video surveillance, your criminal record, and potential eyewitness testimony, Weber Law will make sure to look at all the details of your case. At Weber Law we are experienced in defending these charges, winning these cases, and creating an outcome you can be happy with. An outcome that will allow you to live a life free of a criminal charge. Being convicted of criminal solicitation can have impacts on the rest of your life, let Weber Law help you navigate the criminal justice system. The court room can be a very intimidating place, let Weber Law do the work for you. If you or anyone you know are being prosecuted for criminal solicitation in the state of California, call Weber Law today for a consultation. 

CA Penal Code § 653f, Soliciting commission of certain offenses; punishment; degree of proof.

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Weber Law will aggressively fight for your rights. Contact us today!

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