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Can a criminal sentence be modified if already sentenced and serving time in jail

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can a criminal sentence be modified if already sentenced and serving time in jal

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Yes it can. What you need is a Motion to Modify Sentence. Typically it asks the judge to consider modifying the sentence (in a particular manner), setting forth the reasons that the judge should do so. This is something you really should have an attorney handle.

Dan J. weisenburger
Attorney at Law

www.OhioCrimeLawyer.com

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