Maryland Laws Child Pornography Lawyers Harford Violation Possession

George v. State

Facts:

Defendant was granted direct review of a judgment of the Circuit Court for Harford (Maryland) convicting him of violating Md. Code Ann., Crim. § 11-207(a)(3) after he was found in possession of child pornography images downloaded from his computer. He argued that the conduct in which he admitted having engaged did not fall under the prohibition of the statute.

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Maryland Laws Child Pornography Lawyers Harford Violation Possession
Maryland Laws Child Pornography Lawyers Harford Violation Possession

Holdings:

The Maryland Court made the following holding:
  • Under Md. Code Ann., Crim. § 11-207(a)(3) (2002 & 2004 Cum. Supp.), a person may not use a computer to depict or describe a minor engaging in an obscene act, sadomasochistic abuse, or sexual conduct.
  • A violation of Md. Code Ann., Crim. § 11-207(a) (2002 & 2004 Cum. Supp.) is a felony, and, upon conviction, a defendant is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 10 years and a fine for the first offense, and imprisonment not exceeding 20 years and a fine for each subsequent violation. § 11-207(b).

If you are facing a criminal case in Maryland, contact a SRIS Law Group lawyer for help.  You can reach us at 888-437-7747

We have client meeting locations in Montgomery County (Rockville) & Baltimore, Maryland

We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case. Our law firm has the necessary experience to assist you with this matter.

Harford County, Maryland Court House

Harford County Circuit Court

20 West Courtland Street,
Bel Air, MD 21014.

Harford County District Court

2 South Bond Street,
Suite 100
Bel Air, MD 21014-3737.

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