17year old cought shoplifting in los angeles ca

Asked about 2 years ago - Van Nuys, CA

My sister got cough shoplifting clothes over 200 dollars worth wats gana happend when she does to court she's a straight A student and realy good at home his is her fist time and she's realy scared she has no bad record at all..

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  1. Robert Laurens Driessen

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    Answered . She should hire an attorney. Even though this would be a juvenile offense it can have significant negative impacts. Many times an attorney can work out a deal to get the case dismissed.
    Robert Driessen

    Mr. Driessen is a former Deputy DA in Orange County with over 8 years of criminal law experience. Nothing stated... more

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