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Woman with fraudulent checks sentenced

A California woman was sentenced Monday to 16 months to 6 years after pleading guilty to two felony charges.

Dana Hale, 42, of Sacramento, Calif., plead guilty in Department 1 District Court to burglary and attempting to obtain and use the personal information of another for an unlawful purpose. She was originally charged with 22 felony counts of uttering a forged instrument.

Judge James Russell said the counts will run concurrently and he would not grant probation.

"Your record speaks for itself, unfortunately," Russell said to Hale.

The defense told the judge Hale has significant issues with a variety of …

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