What is a misdemeanor record?

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What is a misdemeanor record?

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These criminal records are typically criminal activities adjudicated by lower courts such as justice courts, magistrate courts, city courts and municipal courts. Misdemeanor crimes are categorized as crimes of a lesser offense for which incarceration penalties are one year or less and for which a fine would not generally exceed $2,500.00. (ex. disturbing the peace, shoplifting, assault, disorderly conduct, domestic violence, minor drugs)


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