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When a case is dismissed are the charges dropped?

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When a case is dismissed are the charges dropped?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  CrimDefense replied 1 year ago.
Good afternoon. Yes. When a case is dismissed, it is not prosecuted by the State. They are not proceeding on the matter and the case will be closed, as there will be no prosecution. Dismissing a case against a defendant and dropping the charges, are used interchangeably.

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