If a parolee violates parole and is sent to jail, how long can the parolee stay in jail before PO advises how long he will stay?

Asked over 1 year ago - Bakersfield, CA

arrested for assault, released in Feb, arrested for violtation in June, but does not know for how long

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  1. Giacomo Jacques Behar


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    Answered . That is to be determined during the court hearing.

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  2. Anthony Michael Solis


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    Answered . The parolee is entitled to a hearing first, so really, the violation needs to be determined as true first.

  3. James Donald Garrett

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    Answered . 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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