A criminal charge of Lewd Conduct in Public may be charged against an individual who solicits anyone to engage in or who engages in lewd or dissolute conduct in any public place or in any place open to the public or exposed the public view, including prostitution or solicitation of prostitution, either in the receipt or payment of funds. Solicitation of persons under the age of 18 may incur additional charges for commercially exploited children.
What does the prosecutor have to prove?
Defendant solicited another person to engage in lewd or dissolute conduct in a public place or in a place open to the public or exposed to public view.
Defendant engaged in lewd or dissolute conduct in a public place or in a place open to the public or exposed to public view.
Misdemeanor: 0-180 days