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Bad Check/Penalty In Defense Montgomery – Maryland Lawyers

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Bad Check/Penalty in Montgomery, Maryland.

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MONTGOMERY MARYLAND LAWYERS – BAD CHECKS – PENALTY – STATUTE:

Md. CRIMINAL LAW Code Ann. § 8-106

Penalty

(a) Obtaining property or services with value of $500 or more — One check. — A person who obtains property or services with a value of $ 500 or more by issuing or passing a check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle is guilty of a felony and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 15 years or a fine not exceeding $ 1,000 or both.

(b) Obtaining property or services with value of $500 or more — More than one check. — A person who obtains property or services by issuing or passing more than one check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle is guilty of a felony and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 15 years or a fine not exceeding $ 1,000 or both if:

(1) each check that is issued is for less than $ 500 and is issued to the same person within a 30-day period; and

(2) the cumulative value of the property or services is $ 500 or more.

(c) Obtaining property or services — Value less than $500. — Except as provided in subsections (b) and (d) of this section, a person who obtains property or services with a value of less than $ 500 by issuing or passing a check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 18 months or a fine not exceeding $ 100 or both.

(d) Obtaining property or services — Value less than $100; certain defenses not available. —

(1) A person who obtains property or services with a value of less than $ 100 by issuing or passing a check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 90 days or a fine not exceeding $ 500 or both.

(2) It is not a defense to the crime of obtaining property or services with a value of less than $ 100 by issuing or passing a check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle that the value of the property or services at issue is $ 100 or more.

MONTGOMERY MARYLAND LAWYERS – BAD CHECKS – PENALTY:

Md. CRIMINAL LAW Code Ann. § 8-106

Description

Penalty

§ 8-106 (a) – Obtaining property or services with value of $500 or more — One check A person who obtains property or services with a value of $ 500 or more by issuing or passing a check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle. Guilty of a felony and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 15 years or a fine not exceeding $ 1,000 or both
§ 8-106 (b) – Obtaining property or services with value of $500 or more — More than one check. A person who obtains property or services by issuing or passing more than one check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle shall be liable for penalty if following conditions are satisfied:(1) each check that is issued is for less than $ 500 and is issued to the same person within a 30-day period; and(2) the cumulative value of the property or services is $ 500 or more
§ 8-106 (c) – Obtaining property or services — Value less than $500. Except as provided in subsections (b) and (d) of this section, a person who obtains property or services with a value of less than $ 500 by issuing or passing a check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle. Guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 18 months or a fine not exceeding $ 100 or both
§ 8-106 (d) Obtaining property or services — Value less than $100; certain defenses not available A person who obtains property or services with a value of less than $ 100 by issuing or passing a check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle Guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 90 days or a fine not exceeding $ 500 or both.
It is not a defense to the crime of obtaining property or services with a value of less than $ 100 by issuing or passing a check in violation of § 8-103 of this subtitle that the value of the property or services at issue is $ 100 or more.
Bad Check/Penalty in Montgomery, Maryland.

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Article written by A SrisA Sris
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