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Ada & Duenas wants fines for crimes increased

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by Ken Quintanilla

Guam - Minority Leader Tony Ada and Senator Chris Duenas have teamed up to introduce legislation that would increase fines for felonies, misdemeanors and violations.

According to bill 321:

-the fine for a person convicted of a first degree or second degree felony would go up from $10,000 to $100,000

-for a three degree felony the penalty bumps up from $5,000 to $10,000

-when the conviction is for petty misdemeanor the penalty goes up from $500 to $5,000 and $1,000 if the conviction is of a violation.

You can read the bill on GuamLegislature.com.

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