Burglary Defense In Dallas
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If you have been charged with burglary, you need the help of a burglary defense lawyer immediately. There are many forms of the crime itself but has been defined by the unlawful entry into a certain structure with the intention to steal property in order to commit a separate felony.
These certain establishments include:
- Any establishment in which the accused forced entry
These are very serious charges and prosecutors will seek the harshest punishment available by law. Dallas Criminal Attorney Nelson Knight from the Knight Law Office has helped clients get the criminal charges against them dropped or reduced.
Burglary Conviction Consequences
A burglary conviction in Dallas, or anywhere in the State of Texas, can have life-altering consequences. The unlawful entry into a house, apartment or other building where people live can result in second degree felony charges.
If convicted, these serious charges can result in:
- A fine of $10,000 and
- 2 to 20 years in prison
Burglary of a building, not a habitation may be charged as a state jail felony and penalized with 180 days to 2 years in the state jail and up to $10,000 in fines.
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