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Would I pick up another charge ???

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If I violated probation by giving my po false community service hours what is the name of the crime? And would it be picking up another charge or just a vop?

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Indirect criminal contempt of court for perpetuating a fraud on the court. I'd get a lawyer and go out and actually DO the hours.



I already did this I'm just asking if it is another charge or if it's just a vop and how long the jail time would be ?

Timothy F. Sullivan

Timothy F. Sullivan


Criminal contempt can carry up to six months in jail.


I agree with Mr Sullivan. Additionally, the Court is going to be very frustrated and unforgiving concerning the violations of probation. Complete the hours and get an attorney. Good luck.

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Stop admitting to this in a public forum. I've given you this advice already in your previous post. You are admiting to an offense that will almost surely land you in jail.


As Counsel has stated, this could be deemed Criminal Contempt and definitly could violate your Probation. You need to speak with an Attorney as soon as possible!

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