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need to know about FOPP
Submitted: 5 years ago.Category: Criminal Law
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Criminal Lawyer: Samuel II, Attorney at Law replied 5 years ago
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Customer reply replied 5 years ago

I need to know about First offender prostitution program. does attending this program means i plead guilty or am convicted. if i go to attain it are they gonna ask me to plea guilty first and attend the class. it is in san francisco

Criminal Lawyer: Samuel II, Attorney at Law replied 5 years ago
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Yes. You will need to plead guilty. Then they can enter you into the FOPP and it does involved classes and probation. But once you have completed everything, you go back to court and show the judge you were successful and the court will remove your guilty plea.

But you have to admit guilt and then proceed


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Customer reply replied 5 years ago

how does it affect the asylum application that i was going to file? coz i have both immigration and criminal defense issue now?

Criminal Lawyer: Samuel II, Attorney at Law replied 5 years ago

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If you are being given an option to plead guilty, attend the class and probation and then the court will dismiss the plea of guilty and the matter dismissed there would be no affect.

HOWEVER, if you do not do as required as part of that deal, it will be a misdemeanor on your record and then you would have a problem.


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