Legal Question in Criminal Law in Florida

i was charged with 1 count of scheme to defraud <$20,000 and 1 count of fraud. use of personal ident information, both 3rd degree felonies. can i possibly receive probation, fine and community service, if i've never been convicted of a crime before?

Asked on 1/15/13, 10:41 am

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Eric Trabin The Trabin Law Firm
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Yes that is possible but not guaranteed. These are felonies and so you could also go to jail. Hire an attorney to work to get you the best possible outcome.

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Answered on 1/15/13, 10:42 am
Joseph Vredevelt Best Vredevelt & Associates
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If you've never been in trouble before probation is usually an avenue an attorney can procure.

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Answered on 1/15/13, 2:18 pm

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