As long as it wants within the appropriate statute of limitations. You should hire an attorney today rather than wait for the Feds to indict you. By then, it's largely too late to work out a more favorable deal, and the Feds generally don't indict someone unless they have a very good case.
Federal court is a much different beats than state court, and most defendants do not realize how VERY different it operates.
It depends upon the charge and the statute of limitations for that charge.
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