What are the Immigration Consequences of a Plea to Criminal Threats (Penal Code § 422)?

Terrorist threats, also known in the California Penal Code as criminal threats, is a serious offense.  However, the offense can be charged as a felony or a misdemeanor. Regardless of how it is charged, the punishment can cause the conviction to be seen as an aggravated felony for removal purposes.  To read more about this offense and considerations a defendant (and defense counsel) should make, click on the following link.



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