Obtaining Money False Pretense Virginia Laws 18.2-178

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Obtaining Money False Pretense Virginia Laws 18.2-178

Obtaining Money False Pretense Virginia Laws 18.2-178

 VIRGINIA LAWYERS – OBTAINING MONEY BY FALSE PRETENSE

Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-178

§ 18.2-178. Obtaining money or signature, etc., by false pretense.

A. If any person obtain, by any false pretense or token, from any person, with intent to defraud, money, a gift certificate or other property that may be the subject of larceny, he shall be deemed guilty of larceny thereof; or if he obtain, by any false pretense or token, with such intent, the signature of any person to a writing, the false making whereof would be forgery, he shall be guilty of a Class 4 felony.

B. Venue for the trial of any person charged with an offense under this section may be in the county or city in which (i) any act was performed in furtherance of the offense, or (ii) the person charged with the offense resided at the time of the offense.

VIRGINIA LAWYERS – OBTAINING MONEY OR SIGNATURE, ETC., BY FALSE PRETENSE

Virginia Statute

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Penalties

 Va. Code Ann.§ 18.2-178.Obtaining money or signature, etc., by false pretense. If any person obtain, by any false pretense or token, from any person, with intent to defraud, money, a gift certificate or other property that may be the subject of larceny or if he obtain, by any false pretense or token, with such intent, the signature of any person to a writing Shall be guilty of a Class 4 felony
Va. Code Ann.§ 18.2-178.

Venue

The county or city in which

  1. Any act was performed in furtherance of the offense, or
  2. The person charged with the offense resided at the time of the offense.

 

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Obtaining Money By False Pretense Defense In Virginia

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