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How would I find out how much time would be served on a 16 month sentence in the State of California for a non violent offence

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Filed under: Criminal defense

In state prison in California there is percentages for the time you have to serve on your sentence how would I go about figuring that out.

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  1. On a 16 month in SP on a non-violent offense you serve half-time or 8 months.


  2. If this is not a "violent" offense and not a "serious" offense as defined in the Three Strikes Law, and you do not have prior strikes, you would do 50% time - 8 months.

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