Virginia Code Title 18.2. Crimes and Offenses Generally § 18.2-172.1. Falsifying or altering and fraudulently using transcripts or diplomas;  penalty

Any person who materially falsifies or alters a transcript or diploma from an institution of higher education and fraudulently uses the same for pecuniary gain or in furtherance of such person's education shall be guilty of a Class 3 misdemeanor.

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