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Can I be criminally prosecuted for default on a payday loan

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Can I be criminally prosecuted for default on a payday loan? Can I be prosecuted for closing my checking account to be debited from said payday loan?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  johngibson15219 replied 9 years ago.
Generally the answer to this is no so long as you intended to repay the loan at the time that you took out the loan and didn't commit fraud of any kind. It is a civil case. See also:

http://www.oag.state.tx.us/agency/civil.shtml
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