A family member has written some bad checks (Nevada) & numerous financial institutions have been calling our house & leaving messages -- I'm assuming to get information from my husband & myself of which we have none. This family member has just moved to Texas -- I'm assuming to run from the problem. I recently learned this is most likely a felony with prison time. Can you inform me of anything regarding this nature?
State/Country relating to question: Nevada
Nothing as it doesnt concern me directly. This family member also owes my husband & myself money to which they are conveniently ignoring & refuses to discuss it. We're just wondering what future reprocussions this will have for this family member. We dont think she has a clue for what she's possibly in for.
Thank you for your question. Be sure to go ahead and bookmark www.nateanswers.com for future questions.Whether it is a Felony or not depends on the amount owed. If the checks are for $250.00 or more, then the charge would be a D Felony, which carries up to 4 years in prison and a $50,000.00 fine. What actually happens if she is charged and arrested is another matter. It would depend on her attorney, the district attorney assigned to her case, and the judge, as to what the end result would be.Please remember to only rate my answer when you are 100% satisfied. IF you feel the need to rate "Poor Service" or Bad Service", please stop and reply to me via the REPLY TO EXPERT button with the issue you have. I am not paid unless I get a rating of 3 to 5 Stars/Smiley Faces. If I have helped you with your question, please give me an appropriate rating so that I get credit for helping you. Thank you!Nate
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