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Putnam County



Magistrate Court Bad Checks
What is a bad check warrant?


Most bad checks are initially prosecuted by warrant. The maker of the check is notified that prosecution has commenced and given an opportunity to dispose of the case by paying the amount of the check, a returned check charge, and warrant fee.


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