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moving out of state on probation

i i’m on probation for larcency over $20,000. my probation ends in 2011 base on if i finish paying. my wife job is moving her. i also have a job lined up there will they let me move with her?

Asked on June 11, 2009 under Criminal Law, Michigan

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MD, Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 12 years ago | Contributor

I don't know if your probation officer will let you move.  What are the other terms of your probation? Have you had priors? Was this your first offense? Lareceny for $20,000.00 is grand larceny. It is pretty serious.  Did you have a job that takes you near money? Does your new job know you are on probation?

Talk to your probation officer.  He or she will help you.  You should also confer with your public defender and/or your private criminal defense counsel.  If you can afford a private criminal defense attorney, try www.attorneypages.com and then check his or her record at the Michigan State Bar.


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