Do I need a lawyer for a MIC if I have a clean record?

What will the penalties be?

Asked on November 5, 2012 under Criminal Law, Colorado

Answers:

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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

In any criminal matter it is best for the defendant to have a criminal defense attorney representing him or her. Most likely if the matter is your first offense you will be referred to the court's diversion program where you will be fined, have to do community service work and if you stay out of trouble with the law for a certain period of time the charge will be dismissed.


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