Is forging a check a felony?

Answer Forging a check can be considered a felony in most states under certain circumstances. If the check was for over $500, or was issued from an out-of-state bank regardless of the amount, it may be co... Read More »

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Is bouncing a check a felony?

In some instances, bouncing a check can fall under the charge of a felony. Each state has specific fraudulent laws. Many times the decision to pursue civil or criminal charges is up to the recipien... Read More »

How to Check for a Felony Warrant?

In criminal law, a felony is the most serious category of crime. Generally speaking, the punishment for a felony crime is incarceration in prison for more than one year or death. A court issues a f... Read More »

Is check forgery a felony?

Check forgery is considered a felony in a number of states, regardless of amount. Other states classify forgery as either a misdemeanor or felony, depending on the amount. Forgery does not always h... Read More »

When is writing a bad check a felony?

Writing a bad check is considered a felony when the check in question is written for $500 or more. Also, if a check is written and drawn on an out of state bank, it is a felony regardless of the am... Read More »