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Consent Not A Defense To PC 288(b)–Lewd Act By Force: Child Victim Under 14
April 1st, 2014

  The April 2011 revision of CC 1111 was explained by the Advisory Committee on Criminal Jury Instructions: “In a very recent case, People v. Soto (2011) 51 Cal. 4th 229, the Supreme Court held that a victim’s consent is not a defense to committing either lewd or aggravated lewd acts on a child under […]

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