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What rights do you have if you are being investigated for welfare fraud?

Syracuse, NY |

Im being investigated for welfare fraud. Do i have any legal rights? How long can an investigation last? How come its not an invasion of privacy? What is the difference between him "investigating" and harassment? If i cancel my benefits will i still be investigated afterwards?

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Attorney answers 1


Right to remain silent and consult with a criminal defense attorney in case a criminal case is a possibility. Welfare fraud is a criminal possibility.

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