Life in Prison for Allegedly Sodomizing Stepdaughter Charges Dismissed
A man facing life in prison for sodomizing his stepdaughter had all charges dropped after Mr. Muhlenkamp conducted a thorough investigation of the alleged victim. She admitted she made the entire story up.
Several Counts of Felony Possession of Child Pornography Charges Dismissed
A man charged with possession of child pornography on his computer had all of his charges dismissed after Mr. Mulenkamp proved the defendant never saw or downloaded any of the images. The State dismissed all charges.
Felony Sex Offense Against a Child Amended to Non-Registerable
A man from California was charged with a felony sex offense against a child for exposing himself on the internet to an undercover officer here in St. Louis. The officer couldn't identify the age of the "child" in the photo, so the charges were dropped. The State agreed to amend the charge to a non-registerable misdemeanor.
Statutory Sodomy Not Guilty
A man facing statutory sodomy charges which carried a 10 year minimum sentence and sex offender registration was declared not guilty at trial in less than one hour.
Attempt to Molest Stepdaughter Amended to Simple Misdemeanor
A man facing up to four years in prison for an attempt to molest his stepdaughter. The inconsistencies in her story found by Mr. Muhlenkamp led the state to agree to dismiss the charges and offer a non-sex misdemeanor assault.
Eight Counts of Molesting and Assaulting Penalties Significantly Reduced
A man high on PCP was charged with molesting and assaulting middle school children. The defense argued assault because the man did not touch the children sexually, he just touched them. The jury agreed and the man was convicted of misdemeanor assault. He did not have to register any sex offenses because the jury found him not guilty in all of those.
Child Molestation Not Guilty
A man from South County was charged with child molestation in the City of St. Louis for allegedly fondling his stepdaughter.Attorney Muhlenkamp highlighted the inconsistencies in the disclosures, her motive to fabricate the allegation in the first place, and the overall lack of reasonableness/common sense that surrounded each allegation.
Sex Offender Registration in St. Louis
Decades of Joint Experience to Help Restore Your Reputation
Perhaps the most damning collateral consequence of a sex crime conviction is the requirement to register as a sex offender. By law, pleas of guilty or convictions for certain offenses require mandatory lifetime registration. If this happens to you, your name, your picture, your address, and personal features will all be placed onto a Missouri State Highway Patrol website for the entire world to see. At Muhlenkamp & Bernsen, Attorneys at Law, our St. Louis sex crime attorneys want to help you get your life back.
Limiting the Damage of a Sex Crime Conviction
As a convicted sex criminal, your movement will be limited. You will not be able to live within a certain distance of schools, parks, playgrounds, etc. In limited circumstances, there are exceptions to the mandatory, lifetime registration requirement. Our team at Muhlenkamp & Bernsen, Attorneys at Law has successfully filed petitions in the past to get people removed from the Misosuri sex offender registry. While each case is different and will require further review, you may be eligible for removal from the list.
During your free consultation, we can discuss your specific case with you and provide an assessment. We will explain the process for filing a petition in court to try to remove you from the list. If you are eligible, it is definitely something you should consider due to the dire consequences involved in being a registered sex offender.
Getting Your Life Back
Life on the sex offender registry is very difficult. We would like to see if we can help you get your name off this list. We have successfully gotten registered sex offenders off the list and back to their lives as they want to live them.
Our clients have been able to:
- Go to their children’s schools
- Be worry-free at their jobs
- Become free from the judgment that comes with having your name on this powerful list
In addition to prevailing at the trial court level, we have experience litigating this issue in the Appellate Court and the Supreme Court. Contact us right away to discuss whether we might be able to help you start your life over.
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Over 25 Years of Combined Experience
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A strong defense begins with a strong offense. At Muhlenkamp & Bernsen, Attorneys at Law, we will scrupulously evaluate all angles of your case in an effort to achieve the best possible outcome and to help you restore your freedom and reputation.