1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Penal
  4. Part 3: Specific Offenses
  5. Title K: Offenses Involving Fraud
  6. Article 170: Forgery and Related Offenses


Section 170.25 Criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree

Penal (PEN)

§ 170.25 Criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second

   degree.

  A person is guilty of criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree when, with knowledge that it is forged and with intent to defraud, deceive or injure another, he utters or possesses any forged instrument of a kind specified in section 170.10.

  Criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree is a class D felony.