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Misdemeanor - Wikipedia

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A misdemeanor (American English) or misdemeanour (British English) is any " lesser" criminal act in some common law legal systems. Misdemeanors are generally punished less severely than fel...

What Are Examples of Felonies and Misdemeanors?

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Crimes are classified based on the severity; this article gives examples of felonies and misdemeanors and explains the difference.

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Infractions: Classifying Crimes | Nolo ...

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As with misdemeanors, states may also subdivide felonies by class or degree. Felony Example 1. Randy is convicted of felony assault with a deadly weapon ...

What Are Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Infractions? | Criminal Law

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Examples of felonies are murder, rape, burglary, and the sale of illegal drugs. Misdemeanors are less serious crimes, and are typically punishable by up to a ...

Examples of Felonies - Get Legal - Public

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A felony is considered to be a wrong against society as a whole, and the state, ... such as DUI, as felonies, even though a first offense may be a misdemeanor.

Felony - Definition, Examples, and Classifications

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Each state defines crimes as either misdemeanors or felonies, according to the seriousness of the crime as defined by statute. The primary differences between ...

Misdemeanor Crimes | Misdemeanor Criminal Defense Attorneys ...

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Often, what differentiates a misdemeanor from a felony is the severity of the crime . For example, theft crimes under a certain dollar amount—typically identified as ...

Misdemeanor vs Felony - Difference and Comparison | Diffen

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Misdemeanors tend to include nonviolent crimes, such as trespassing, petty theft, vandalism, and ...

Type of Crime: Misdemeanor - Guides - Avvo

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Jun 18, 2010 ... Misdemeanor crimes are less serious than felonies, with the line of separation typically ... Examples of misdemeanor crimes against persons:.

What are Felonies and Misdemeanors | Attorneys.com

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The main difference between a felony and a misdemeanor is the severity of the crime. ... For example. some jurisdictions have class A misdemeanors, class B ...