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Fraud by check can be a serious charge, requiring the services of an esteemed Denver criminal defense lawyer.

Depending upon the circumstances of the case, a person can be charged with offering a false instrument for recording if the individual, with intent to defraud, and knowing he has insufficient funds, issues a check for the payment of services, wages, salary, commissions, labor, rent, money, property, or other thing of value. A person can also be charged with fraud by check if the individual opens a checking account, negotiable order of withdrawal account, or share draft account using false identification or an assumed name for the purpose of issuing fraudulent checks.

Depending upon the circumstances of the case, fraud by check can be a class 6 felony, a class 1 misdemeanor, or a class 2 misdemeanor.

If you or someone you know is being charged with fraud by check, it is important that you talk to a Denver criminal lawyer immediately. Contact a trial tested, result oriented Denver criminal attorney at Newell & Decker today to discuss the case.