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What Is the Difference Between a Felony and a Misdemeanor in West Virginia?

In many states, criminal offenses are divided into categories based on the seriousness of the offense and the severity of the punishment. In West Virginia, felonies are serious crimes that call for incarceration in state prison for at least one year along with a possible fine. Misdemeanors, in comparison, are also serious offenses, but get… Read More »