Bristol, CT asked in Criminal Law for Connecticut

Q: Does people that were involved in a crime that had there case nolle have to help pay restitution

There was 3 people involved in an larceny crime 2 had it nolle the other one went to jail and was order to pay the full amount of restitution. is it anyway the other 2 should have to pay there share? they were also involved in the crime

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Kevin C. Ferry
Kevin C. Ferry
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • New Britain, CT
  • Licensed in Connecticut

A: No, the person who plead guilty or was found guilty will be responsible for the entire amount. A Nolle is not entered with conditions attached, such as restitution.

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