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Is Indecent Exposure a Misdemeanor or Felony Offense?
Is Indecent Exposure a Misdemeanor or Felony Offense?

Earlier this month, a Wilsonville man was arrested and charged with indecent exposure. Initially, he was accused of committing a misdemeanor; however, after the District Attorney’s Office reviewed the case, they decided to dismiss the original charge and re-file as a felony ...

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