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My friend stole his mom gold and I sell for him by using my

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My friend stole his mom gold and I sell for him by using my id what happen tour me if his mom found ?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  LawTalk replied 5 years ago.
Good evening,

I'm sorry to hear of your dilemma.

If the gold stolen, and sold by, was worth more than $250.00, and you conspired with him to get and sell the gold, then you could be charged with felony Larceny under MA laws.

In MA, if you are convicted of felony larceny, sentencing does vary,and while the maximum sentence for larceny is five years in prison, (the maximum sentence for district courts is two and a half), if you are a first time offender is possible that you will receive a fine and probation.

If you only received the property and did not conspire to steal it, while you could still be sent to jail if convicted---that would be unlikely if this is a first offense and would be charged as a misdemeanor and NOT a felony.

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