It goes without saying that when family members work together as a team, the result of that collective effort is usually better than if they each worked alone. But if that work is an alleged criminal conspiracy scheme, conspiring with other family members to commit the crime will probably result in severe consequences.
Crimes against children carry a strong public stigma and serious penalties in Portland, Oregon. If the alleged crimes against children are sexual in nature, and severe enough to be considered a federal crime, the scrutiny and controversy may escalate.
Any criminal charge has serious repercussions, if the offense is a federal crime, such as armed robbery. Although robbery usually results in a state-level charge, certain types of robberies fall under federal jurisdiction. Either way, an individual linked to an armed robbery charge is in serious legal trouble.