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The defense does not apply if the physician is shown to have had independent knowledge of the minor's actual age or identity or failed to use due diligence in determining the minor's age or identity.

In this subsection, "intentionally" has the meaning assigned by Section 6.03(a), Penal Code.(h) It is a defense to prosecution under this section that the minor falsely represented her age or identity to the physician to be at least 18 years of age by displaying an apparently valid proof of identity and age described by Subsection (k) such that a reasonable person under similar circumstances would have relied on the representation.

While “sexting” can be a healthy expression of a consensual intimate relationship between adults, it can also amount to a crime when minors are involved.

Solicitation of a minor involves a defendant asking or engaging in a conversation with a minor and during the course of that conversation, the defendant asks (or solicits) the minor to meet them for the purpose of engaging in a sexual act.

Online solicitation of a minor is a common form of solicitation of a minor, and involves communication through the internet during which the solicitation occurs.

If a sexual image of a minor is sent to another person, whether he or she is an adult or a minor, this may trigger an offense under Texas law.

Anyone who has been charged with possessing child pornography or transmitting certain visual material depicting a minor after consensually sexting should contact a Houston sex crimes attorney at the Law Offices of Ned Barnett immediately.