If an offender files for habeas corpus due to ineffective assistance of counsel can they receive more time?

Asked almost 2 years ago - Camilla, GA

Will the sentence remain the same if the petition is not successful or can he receive more time?

Attorney answers (2)

  1. Sanford Allen Wallack

    Contributor Level 7


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . The sentence will not be increased if the petition is denied.

  2. Darrell Brinnett Reynolds Sr.

    Contributor Level 16

    Answered . Sentence remains the same.

    Darrell B. Reynolds,
    Attorney and Counselor at Law
    2385 Lawrenceville Highway, Ste D
    Decatur, Ga. 30033

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