Legal Question in Criminal Law in Virginia

I live in virginia and issed a bad check in 2010. After finding out I had a warrent out for me I spoke to the pilice and the following day I paid the store. The check was for $75 and I am being charged with a misdomenor. I went to court the other day and was asked if I want a lawyer then I was issued another court date. What am I facing even though I already paid the check and have the receipt?

Asked on 4/09/13, 8:43 am

1 Answer from Attorneys

Michael E. Hendrickson Attorney & Counsellor at Law

Probably, a suspended sentence with probation upon conviction for

a violation of Virginia Code Sec. 18.2-181 (misdemeanor larceny).

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Answered on 4/10/13, 3:39 am


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