Virginia Code 18.2-172 Lawyers Unlawful Writing Forge Violation Checks

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Virginia Code 18.2-272 – Lawyers

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Wellesley v. Commonwealth

Facts:

Defendant appealed a judgment by the Circuit Court of Richmond (Virginia) that convicted her of grand larceny and uttering a forged traveler’s check in violation of Va. Code Ann. §§ 18.2-95, 18.2-172; defendant claimed that the evidence was insufficient to prove that she had fraudulent intent and that she knew the traveler’s checks were forged or counterfeit when she endorsed or presented them for payment..

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Virginia Code 18.2-172 Lawyers Unlawful Writing Forge Violation Checks

Virginia Code 18.2-172 Lawyers Unlawful Writing Forge Violation Checks

Holdings:

The Virginia Court made the following holding:
  • Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-172 provides that it is unlawful to forge “any writing” or to utter such forged writing knowing it to be forged. “Forgery” is defined as the false making or materially altering with the intent to defraud, of any writing which, if genuine, might apparently be of legal efficacy, or the foundation of legal liability..

Virginia Code 18.2-272 – Lawyers

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