Posts Tagged ‘misdemeanors’

Do You Need a Lawyer For a Misdemeanor Arrest?

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Misdemeanor offenses usually carry a lighter sentence and have fewer serious consequences than felony offenses do. Does that mean that it isn’t necessary to hire a San Diego criminal defense attorney? While it is true that felonies are more serious, misdemeanor offenses have consequences that you may not be aware of. In addition to fines,…

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Infractions, Misdemeanors and Felonies: What You Need To Know

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Infractions, Misdemeanors and Felonies: What You Need To Know If you have been charged with a punishable offense, it is in your best interest to understand the consequences of a conviction for each. In the state of California, offenses are generally categorized as either infractions, misdemeanors or felonies depending on the severity of the crime.…

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