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Hi I need help with a legal issue at Magistrate Court

Lawyer's Assistant: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?

WA

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

Yes I have to appear on 2/03/18

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It about overpayment from Centrelink for around 50000

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These are serious offences and you can be sent t prison as it is fraud.

What exactly are the charges and what sections are you charged under and what do you wish to do , plead guilty or not guilty?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Hi I am charge with sections 135.2(1) and don't know how to plead

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Can you tell me the Act? Is it the Crimes Act?

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