Legal Question in Criminal Law in Texas

if i press charges against my friend for forging a couple of my checks that amount to$1040 in texas and since she had been charged for it before in texas also but it was dismissed after she did deferred adjudication what would she be looking at.

Asked on 10/25/11, 8:05 pm

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Cynthia Henley Cynthia Henley, Lawyer

I think you have asked this under other forums. Could be theft by check, could be fraud. The amount is a misdemeanor but based on the repeated offense if charged as fraud, it could be a felony. This person MIGHT or might not get deferred again. Dependson the prior & when it was & how she did (not just that she finished it.)

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Answered on 11/01/11, 5:39 pm

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