What Are the Penalties for Second Degree Crimes in New Jersey

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Penalties For Second Degree Crimes in NJSecond degree criminal offenses: If you are convicted of a second degree crime in New Jersey, you could be sentenced to 5 to 10 years in prison and face a fine of up to $150,000.

Examples of Second-Degree Crimes

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