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California Embezzlement Laws: Penal Code 503

What Constitutes California Felony Embezzlement? Embezzlement in California is a property theft where a person entrusted to monitor or manage another individual’s money or property steals part or all for their gain. The defendant in this circumstance has legal access to another’s money or property, but not legal ownership of it. California law states that […]