Pandering Charges in Las Vegas, Nevada
What is Pandering & Pimping?
Just as prostitution is illegal, so are the acts of recruiting or arranging the prostitution by others. Those, who bring people into Nevada to prostitute, or who organize and/or run prostitution rings, commit the offense of pandering.
Pandering is a felony in Nevada. The consequences for being found guilty of pandering can result in time spent in prison and hefty fines.
Punishment for Pandering & Pimping
The penalties are severe for pandering or pimping and therefore require that you consult with a good Las Vegas sex crime defense attorney who understands the criminal laws of Nevada.
|Physical Force Is Used||Category C Felony||Punishable by 1 - 5 years in prison and fine up to $10,000|
|Physical Force Is Not Used||Category D Felony||Punishable by 1 - 4 years in prison and fine up to $5,000.|
The laws of pandering are complex and can get you in trouble for pandering by simply providing transportation.
Defenses for Pandering & Pimping
Here are some defenses for pandering in Las Vegas, Nevada that may be available in your case:
- The suspect was falsely accused
- The police committed misconduct investigating the case
- Mistaken identity
Heshmati & Associates: Las Vegas Attorneys for Pandering Charges
If you are facing pandering or pimping charges in Las Vegas, Nevada, call the law firm of Heshmati & Associates at 702-432-1000 immediately to discuss your case.
During your free initial consultation, the attorney will examine your situation, help you understand the court process, and determine your most favorable legal options.
The attorneys at Heshmati & Associates are experienced criminal litigators who will fight the allegations against you and make every effort to help you achieve the best possible outcome in your particular case.
The Law Offices of Heshmati & Associates is located in downtown Las Vegas, Nevada at 515 S. 7th Street.
Payment plans are available.
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Criminal defense attorneys at Heshmati && Associates represent clients in Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson, Laughlin, Mesquite, and throughout Nevada.
Additional Resources: Pandering & Pimping
Pandering & Pimping - Nevada Statues - NRS 201.300 - Pandering and sex trafficking: Definitions; penalties; exception.