Should I pay a civil demand for $1,300?
Question Details: I got caught stealing and was sent a civil demand stating that I have to pay $1,300.
It is advisable to pay because that will end the matter. Failure to pay will result in the incident being referred to the authorities for criminal prosecution. A conviction will be on your record and will adversely affect future employment.
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