Misdemeanors / Petty Offenses
Criminal law categorizes crime into three basic levels – Felonies, Misdemeanors and Petty Offenses. Misdemeanors and Petty Offenses make up the bottom an middle levels of severity with Misdemeanors being more serious than Petty Offenses. Each level has its own threshold of severity. Misdemeanors carry between six and twenty four months in jail while Petty Offenses carry a maximum of six months in jail. Each is dealt with by the government in a different fashion.
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