Get in-depth information on the laws and penalties surrounding forgery.
Forgery Laws and Penalties
The penalty for forgery, counterfeiting or, altering documents and instruments often varies according to the type of document altered, with important government documents at the top of the penalty list.
Counterfeiting Laws and Penalties
When good or services appear to originate from a legitimate source but are in fact unauthorized reproductions, the crime of counterfeiting has likely been committed.
Click the link to your state below to get in-depth information surrounding forgery laws.
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