Written by attorney George Wilmarth Nickel III

What is the penalty for a Class 3 Misdemeanor NC?

A Class 3 misdemeanor in North Carolina is the least serious type of misdemeanor and carries a maximum penalty of twenty days in jail and a $200 fine. Class 3 misdemeanors include simple possession of marijuana, concealing goods in a store, DWLR (not impaired driving related) and 2nd degree trespassing.

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