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i believe so. I asked for a home equity loan at the bank that I was working at. Since the only notary at the branch i used to work at is very nosy i was stupid enough to use her notary stamp and hand write her name.Today they froze all my accounts for restitution but I was told they would be contacting the local authorities. What options if any do i have
The steps you are to take are to not speak to anyone about this, even if the bank or the authorities call. You have the absolute right not to assist in your own prosecution.
If you are charged, I would immediately, speak to local criminal defense counsel, and again, not speak to anyone else regarding the incident.
You may be guilty of the felony of forgery. You can review the statute here.
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