Embezzlement Maryland

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According to Md. Criminal Law Code Ann. §7-113. Embezzlement — Fraudulent misappropriation by fiduciary

“(a) A fiduciary may not:

(1) fraudulently and willfully appropriate money or a thing of value that the fiduciary holds in a fiduciary capacity contrary to the requirements of the fiduciary’s trust responsibility; or

(2) secrete money or a thing of value that the fiduciary holds in a fiduciary capacity with a fraudulent intent to use the money or thing of value contrary to the requirements of the fiduciary’s trust responsibility.

(b) A person who violates this section is guilty of the misdemeanor of embezzlement and on conviction is subject to imprisonment for not less than 1 year and not exceeding 5 years.

(c) A person who violates this section is subject to § 5-106(b) of the Courts Article.”

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Embezzlement Maryland

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Below is a sample case of embezzlement in Maryland.

Brown v. State

Facts:

Defendant challenged a judgment of the Circuit Court for Baltimore County (Maryland) convicting him of embezzlement and sentencing him accordingly….

Holdings:

The Maryland Court made the following holding:
  • If a servant takes goods out of the master’s possession, the crime is larceny, but if he takes goods before these reach his master’s possession, the crime is embezzlement..

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Embezzlement Maryland

Contact our law firm today to speak with a lawyer today. An attorney from our firm will do his best to help you.

Our law firm has the necessary experience to assist you with this matter.  We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case.