Q: Hello my mom was arrested here in 2020 for check fraud in 2009. Is there a statue of limitations on that
She has gone to court twice since then for traffic tickets and no told her anything of the sort
A: If formal charges were filed in 2009, then no. The warrant stays forever, most of the time. I've had people with warrants out for seven or eight years. They left the state, and then they apply for a special job or a professional license, so it finally comes up. So the charge has to be dealt with, but a check fraud charge might be easy to resolve depending on the amount and jurisdiction. Malcolm.
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