Q: I been charge with shoplifting under 100 dollars and I want to plea no contest first court date but I want to be judi-
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A: You will probably be offered a pretrial diversion program if this is your first offense. Do not plead no contest without knowing exactly what the outcome will be. In a pretrial diversion program you pay fines and costs, complete community service hours, and take a class. Then the case is dismissed.
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