Stealing then paying
Would you still get into trouble if you stole something small from a store e.g a can of soda then went back and paid for it because you felt bad?
In law the simple factors they look at is the actus reus (guilty act) and the mens rea (guilty mind or intent). Since the initial intent was there then a person would still be guilty of stealing, after all we can't borrow without permission. ;D
Yes, but not as much as if caught without making amends.
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