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I have been asked to appear in court to face 3 counts of

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Hi. I have been asked to appear in court to face 3 counts of theft under 5k at the same place. Low value items, over time, that add up to less than $100. This is a first time charge and offense for me, and I am completely stressed out about the process. I have a loving family and need to protect my future income as we are financially strained at this time.
Should I retain counsel for the court appointment? What are the possible outcomes?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Canada Criminal Law
Expert:  Legal Ease replied 8 months ago.

Hello! My name is***** you for your question. I'm reviewing it now, and will post back again shortly.

Expert:  Legal Ease replied 8 months ago.

Are you saying that there were three separate incidents of theft?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
The charge is for 3 counts, yes.