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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoplifting

Shoplifting is a popular term used for the unnoticed theft of goods from an open retail establishment. Shoplifting typically involves a ...

criminal.lawyers.com/criminal-law-basics/shoplifting-or-petty-theft-whats-the-big-deal.html

In most instances, shoplifting or petty theft is a misdemeanor, or a low-level offense. The punishment or sentence for misdemeanors is usually a fine, a few days ...

www.criminaldefenselawyer.com/crime-penalties/federal/shoplifting.htm

Every state's penal code includes provisions that apply to shoplifting (usually under the umbrella of theft or larceny statutes), and penalties can be harsh ...

www.npr.org/2012/11/15/165218744/busted-what-happens-when-shoplifters-get-caught

Nov 15, 2012 ... Shoplifters who are caught are often prosecuted, but some may also ... And it's interesting that shoplifting is - the penalties are based on the ...

statelaws.findlaw.com/maryland-law/maryland-shoplifting-laws.html

States treat shoplifting differently, with some treating it as a separate crime, while others, like Maryland, including it under their general theft laws. Maryland law ...

criminal-law.freeadvice.com/criminal-law/white_collar_crimes/shoplifting-and-theft.htm

Shoplifting is a criminal offense. Shoplifting can cover everything from candy to alcohol, combs to jewelry, and cleaning supplies to computer equipment. Even if  ...

criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-charges/shoplifting.html

Shoplifting generally refers to the theft of merchandise from a store or place of business. Shoplifting is a type of larceny, which simply means taking the property.

www.lawqa.com/qa/what-punishment-for-shoplifting2

I was caught shoplifting at a Barnes and Noble. The total ... I have a court date, and want to know what i should expect in terms of punishment.

www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-civil-recovery-20141203-story.html

Dec 3, 2014 ... Of course, retail shoplifting must be taken seriously. But noble ends do not justify unfair means, particularly with respect to a crime almost ...