Many decent parents and guardians are accused of "contributing to the delinquency of a minor" in Las Vegas even though they did nothing wrong. Our Las Vegas NV criminal defense lawyers have vast experience in all aspects of Las Vegas child abuse law and will fight tirelessly to show that you are not to blame.
But if you were initially charged with a more serious crime such as violating Nevada child neglect or endangerment law,1 then "contributing to the delinquency of a minor" in Nevada may then serve as a good offense to plea bargain to because it is only a misdemeanor and carries less harsh penalties. Note that the Nevada crime of selling or furnishing alcohol to a minor is also a misdemeanor.
If you have been arrested and charged with the criminal offense of "contributing to the delinquency of a minor" in or around Las Vegas or Reno, then please call our Nevada criminal defense attorneys at 702-DEFENSE (702-333-3673) right away for a free consultation about how our Nevada criminal defense attorneys may be able to secure a reduction or dismissal of your charges.
To learn about California law, go to our article on California laws for contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
1Nevada child neglect or endangerment law makes it a crime to knowingly allow a child under eighteen to go without such necessities as food, clothes, education, and shelter or to leave them in a potentially hazardous environment.