How can I show the judge my probation of violation is not willful ?

Asked almost 2 years ago - Port Richey, FL

I have counseling that needs to be completed but the class is hard for me. I have been going to class every week for almost 6 years everything else as part of my probation is completed. I have a IQ in the low 70 and consider borderline of handicap which may be a factor why this class is hard for me as well.

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My probation officer did mention to me before, he can't see that it's willful that even if I was to do another 6 years of this class I may still not complete the class. But what he's telling my wife and I and what he puts in the violation report is a different story because I know probation officers lie all the time.

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  1. Jonathan Hackworth


    Contributor Level 16


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    Answered . I would refer you to my previous answer. Good luck.

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  2. Frank Mascagni III

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . You need to consult with a criminal defense attorney in your area ASAP to defend you. Explain all the facts to your attorney and bring all the records with you to assist him/her in your defense. Good luck.

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  3. Colleen M. Glenn


    Contributor Level 17


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . A criminal defense attorney may be able to get the judge to exten your probation so you have time to complete the class. Good luck

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