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Life sentence is how long in Florida?

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How is a life sentence considered?

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The length of a life sentence in Florida depends on how long you live.

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If a life sentence is commuted to a term of years, it is 40 years. However, if it is not commuted to a term of years, it is in fact until death.

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A life sentence in Florida lasts for the length of the inmate’s life.

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