Possessing or Displaying a Fake Driver’s License

Possessing or Displaying a Fake Driver’s License

Possessing or Displaying a Fake Driver’s License is a serious crime that can get you into some serious run in’s with the law. Possessing or Displaying a Fake Driver’s License is knowingly using a fake Driver’s license to commit forgery. This is different from its parent crime which covers the making of the fake drivers license. To be legally charged with Possessing or Displaying a Fake Driver’s License you have to meet 4 conditions. 1. you possessed or displayed it. 2. The drivers license was altered, forged, etc.. (unlawful replica). 3. You knew that the driver’s license was fake or altered. and 4. when you possessed or displayed it you intended to use it for forgery. To own it doesn’t mean it has to be physically in your hands. You only need to have control over it or the right to control it; this can be either personally or through another person. An altered drivers license happens when someone adds, erases, or changes parts of it that will affect a legal, financial, or property right. When you know that the drivers license was fake or altered, it usually means that you had the intention to use it for unlawful acts. Intent plays a core part in most crimes. The idea is if you did not know you had a fake ID. And that you didn’t mean to use that fake ID to fraud or forge then you should not be charged. An important thing to know about Possessing or Displaying a Fake Driver’s License is that no one actually has to be defrauded or suffer a loss. Just merely having the fake card with the intent to defraud someone is enough.Possessing or Displaying a Fake Driver's License

If you or a loved one was charged with Possessing or Displaying a Fake Driver’s License, you need an attorney that you can rely on.

Hieu Vu

Hieu Vu demonstrates advanced knowledge of procedure and case law. His commitment to his clients is unparalleled. His tenacity and victories in trial are already earning him the respect of his peers outstanding and dedicated trial lawyer who really cares about his clients. Hieu is also very knowledgeable, passionate and an aggressive criminal defense attorney practicing in Orange County and Los Angeles County courts. He is extremely motivated for his clients and is an excellent advocate and excels in the courtroom. He can fight your charge quickly and affordably. You can contact him on his website , or call at 714-589-3063.

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