OBTAINING/POSSESSION OF CREDIT CARD WITHOUT CARDHOLDERS CONSENT
- A person who steals, takes or removes a credit card or debit card from the person, possession, custody or control of another without the cardholder’s consent or who, with knowledge that a credit card or debit card has been so taken, removed or stolen receives the credit card or debit card with the intent to circulate, use or sell it, or to transfer it to a person other than the issuer or the cardholder, is guilty of a category D felony and results in a sentence from 1-4 years in prison and a fine up to $5,000.00. This is a probationable offense.
- A person who possesses a credit card or debit card without the consent of the cardholder and with the intent to circulate, use, sell or transfer the credit card or debit card with the intent to defraud, is also guilty of a category D felony and results in a sentence from 1-4 years in prison and a fine up to $5,000.00. This is also a probationable offense.
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