I am being charged for retail theft for the amount of 367.00 I wanted to know what can happen at my court hearing will I just get a fine and do a class or will I be looking at jail time ? Being this if my first time every being charged with anything ?
As you're facing a misdemeanor offense, you should immediately hire a criminal defense attorney or apply for a public defender if you cannot afford one. It may be possible to reach a resolution to help you avoid jail time and a criminal record for this offense with the help of an attorney.
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