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Felonies

Lea en español Felony Defined As a general rule, felony offenses are those which carry a potential prison term of more than one year. A felony is a wrong against society and the state, not just a single individual. A prosecutor or district attorney brings all legal action related to felony prosecutions. Conviction of a […]

Misdemeanor Crimes

Lea en español As a general rule, a misdemeanor is a criminal offense that carries a penalty of up to one year in detention. In most instances, the incarceration is in a county jail or similar facility, rather than a prison. Most misdemeanor convictions also require the payment of a fine. Probation, community service, and […]