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Thanks, XXXXX XXXXX was regarding theft. I had placed the cheese and season salt in my coat pockets. I did pay for the gallon of milk. I was then detained after leaving the register but prior to leaving the store. I was only a few feet from the register when Security (or Management) asked me to follow them to the security office. Am I guilty of theft? or is this intent or something else that I should have been charged for instead.
Thank you for your advice and information. I accepted so you get paid. Will you answer me this?: Tomorrow morning is my appearance. Should I ask for a public defender when called before the judge? or later and would you suggest I plead not guilty and see if they show up to prove the case against me? This is all new territory for me.
Thank you for your advice and information. I accepted so you get paid. Will you answer me this?: Tomorrow morning is my appearance. Should I ask for a public defender when called before the judge or when? and/or would you suggest I plead not guilty and see if they show up to prove the case against me? This is all new territory for me.
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