Sex Crimes

How Far Is 1,000 Feet Within a School Area in Miles?

Distance matters in the law. Criminal statutes use distances to draw out bright-line barriers that certain members of the public must obey. For example, sex offenders must follow specific distance guidelines when choosing where to live. However, determining this distance may be a challenge in some cases. Distance measuring formulas and starting and stopping points… read more

What is the Difference Between Escorting and Prostitution?

There is some confusion about whether escort services fall under the same laws as prostitution in Kentucky. Unfortunately, the term escort is often mistakenly used for a prostitute. However, the terms are not interchangeable. You can provide escort services without being charged with a crime. A problem arises if you offer sexual favors as part… read more

Are Escorts Legal in Louisville?

Today, you can order practically anything from the comfort of your home. From books and electronics, to medicine and groceries, seemingly everything is a click away. Even human companionship. Is that companionship legal? The short answer is that it depends on what kind of companionship you’re looking for. Is Paid Companionship Legal in Louisville? If… read more