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Will I go to Jail?

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okay I recently was arrested for shoplifting twice. i am 17. I havent been to either court date yet and I dont have a lawyer for either because i cant afford one. I know the first time i will not get jail time but is it pretty likely I'll get it the second time?

please help me.


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Do you have parents? Grandparents? Friends? Do they have assets to help you hire a lawyer? Or if you can't afford one, and can't get anyone to lend you the money, ask for a court appointed lawyer. Many of them are excellent.

This is intended as general information only and NOT LEGAL ADVICE. You are not my client, and I have no obligation of any kind to you. To retain a lawyer, go to http://AttorneyPages.com

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