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New Mexico White Collar Crime Questions & Answers

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Q: First time offender,60 years old .how my time will i be in prison on a 20 month sentence for wire fraud

William Jaksa answered on Sep 2, 2019

Difficult to answer this question given the large array of variables. There will be an assessment of you and your background, the allegations and the amount of the fraud, that will include your record, opinions on your criminality, your rehabilitation prospects, and general likelihood to re-offend.... Read more »

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Q: I'm looking into starting an app for sports betting. What is the current legality and what are some loopholes?

Robert Donald Gifford II answered on Mar 25, 2017

There is no short or quick answer on this one. There are a number of gambling laws out there with both the state and federal government. It would not be advisable to go forward until you sit down with an attorney who understands gaming and what the federal/state government would frown upon.

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