What is the difference between a misdemeanor and a felony?
A misdemeanor is a crime punishable by a fine and no more than 12 months in jail. A felony is a crime that carries a potential prison sentence in the State Department of Corrections for one year or more.

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1. What is the difference between a misdemeanor and a felony?
2. What is the penalty for a misdemeanor?
3. How can I contact the prosecutor assigned to my case?
4. How can I get restitution for my loss?
5. Do I have to testify at a trial if I don't want to?
6. What happens at an arraignment?
7. If I am charged with a crime, how can I get an attorney if I can't afford to hire one?
8. What if I can't pay my entire fine at once?