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Virginia Juvenile Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Explanation of Laws, Penalties and Procedures for Juvenile Charges: Possession of Alcohol by a Minor, Grand Larceny, Petit Larceny, Possession of Marijuana, and Other Offenses

SPECIAL TREATMENT FOR JUVENILES UNDER VIRGINIA LAW Juvenile criminal defense is different under Virginia law from adult criminal defense. Juveniles generally experience more lenient treatment under Virginia Law. Crimes by Juveniles are generally prosecuted as delinquency acts in Virginia Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts. Juveniles are defined by their age for purposes of prosecution: […]

Virginia Destruction of Property and Vandalism Laws, Penalties and Defenses – VA Code 18.2-137

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY Destruction of Property is criminal vandalism under Virginia law. Virginia punishes the intentional destruction, damage, defacing, and removal of property belonging to someone else. Generally, regardless of what kind of property you destroy in Virginia, the offense will be classified as a misdemeanor or a felony based on the value of the […]

Fairfax Virginia Destruction of Property Misdemeanor Vandalism Keying Vehicle Charges DROPPED at First Hearing

FAIRFAX VIRGINIA ATTORNEY CASE RESULT: Destruction of Property Misdemeanor Charge (VA Code 18.2-137) was DROPPED at the first court hearing. General District Court for Fairfax County, 4110 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA. Read more about Vandalism & Destruction of Property Law here: Virginia Destruction of Property and Vandalism Laws and Defenses

18.2-137 Destruction of Property Charge in Arlington Virginia to be DISMISSED and Related Misdemeanor DROPPED

ARLINGTON VIRGINIA ATTORNEY CASE RESULT: Destruction of Property Misdemeanor Charge (VA Code 18.2-137) was AMENDED to Trespass and this Trespass charge will be DISMISSED after completion of community service and other such conditions. Related Drunk in Public misdemeanor charge, Va Law 18.2-388, was DROPPED at the initial appearance. General District Court for Arlington County, 1425 […]

Destruction of Property Charge in Prince William County, Manassas VA DROPPED at First Appearance

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY / MANASSAS VIRGINIA: Misdemeanor Destruction of Property Charge (VA Code 18.2-137) was DROPPED. Read more about Vandalism & Destruction of Property Law here: Virginia Destruction of Property and Vandalism Laws and Defenses [hideit hide=”.tags”]

Misdemeanor Destruction of Property Charge to be DISMISSED in Prince William County, Manassas VA

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY / MANASSAS VIRGINIA: Misdemeanor Destruction of Property Charge (VA Code 18.2-137) will be DISMISSED after payment for alleged damage. Read more about Vandalism & Destruction of Property Law here: Destruction of Property Charges in Virginia | A Defense Lawyer’s explanation of vandalism laws and requirements for felony and misdemeanor conviction [hideit hide=”.tags”]