For example, in Massachusetts, a first offense of shoplifting, where the
merchandise is valued at less than $100, is punishable only by a fine of not more
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All misdemeanor offense carry a maximum penalty of 6 months in jail and $1,000
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Penalties. A person convicted of shoplifting shall be punished as follows: (a) First
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Misdemeanor of the first degree when the offense is a first or second offense and
the ... For a first offense, to pay a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $250.
Larceny is a serious crime under Virginia law, and the penalties can be unusually
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While first offense misdemeanor larceny and first offense misdemeanor
shoplifting charges are afforded certain leniency in court, dispositions still cause
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be charged with a 1st Degree Misdemeanor, which carries a maximum penalty of