Q: Hi I was a. Used of shoplifting and was given a ticket to appear. This not my first time but the first time.
The first time I was plead down to disorderly conduct if I stayed out of trouble for a year. Will i serve jail time this time ?
A: Though jail is not likely, the DA's office will likely take the case more seriously than the previous one since it is not your first arrest. Nonetheless, a non-criminal disposition is still possible. Speak with your attorney and make sure he/she knows about your previous case.
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