What is max sentence for check fraud in California?

Asked about 1 year ago - Indio, CA

Prior similar event was given probation. What happens if arrested again.

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  1. Curtis L. Briggs

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    Answered . Your maximum sentence is 3 years in prison if charged as a felony.

  2. Seth Andrew Weinstein

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    Answered . If you are off Probation, it may be possible to keep you out of State Prison. However, there may be possible defenses to your case. Also, the dollar amount of the fraud plays a large role in determining what may happen to you. If you are interested in a consultation, feel free to give me a call.

    Seth Weinstein, Esq.
    Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney
    (310) 707-7131

    This reply should NOT be considered a legal opinion of your case / inquiry. At this time I do not have sufficient... more
  3. Jasen Bodie Nielsen


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    Answered . Jail time, probation violation if still on probation, restitution. In short, nothing good. Best of luck.

    Jasen Nielsen

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