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Is a petty theft/shoplifting charge a big deal?

Don’t be fooled by the name of the crime – “petty” theft.  It is a misdemeanor that carries up to six months in jail and a fine of $1,000. But there’s more…  If you are convicted of any theft offense – petty theft, burglary, auto theft or grand theft to name a few, that conviction […]