Misdemeanors

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Types of Utah Misdemeanors:

A misdemeanor is a lower offense than a Utah felony. A misdemeanor can be punished with a county jail term of up to one year and, or a fine. You can not go to prison for a misdemeanor conviction. There are three categories of Utah misdemeanors.

CLASS  POSSIBLE JAIL TERM  POSSIBLE FINE
Class A No more than 1 year in jail Not greater than $2,500
Class B No more than 6 months in jail Not greater than $1,000
Class C No more than 90 days in jail Not greater than $750

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