arrested for assault, released in Feb, arrested for violtation in June, but does not know for how long
The parolee is entitled to a hearing first, so really, the violation needs to be determined as true first.
That is to be determined during the court hearing.
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The PO doesn't determine his sentence; that's up to the judge. He needs to get a good criminal defense lawyer to present his case and possible limit the punishment.
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