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Minnesota Petty Misdemeanors and How to Report Them


Although nearly all state laws include criminal offense levels divided into two types – felonies and misdemeanors – there are many states with offense levels peculiar to their state law. One such peculiarity is Minnesota’s petty misdemeanor offense level. In Minnesota, a petty misdemeanor is the lowest level of offense. …

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New Jersey Crime Categories

As explained in our previous posts, the most serious offenses are categorized as “felonies” and less serious as “misdemeanors.”  While this is true in nearly every state, there is an exception (of course) and that exception is New Jersey. In New Jersey, crimes are not categorized as felonies and misdemeanors …

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