What do you think his punishment is going to be for violating his probation.. extended probation? (hopefully) or prison?

Asked over 1 year ago - Las Vegas, NM

he has completed 2 years probation (3 more to go). recently he violated it, his p.o went to his house and found 1 gram of marijuana, 5 pipes, 2 scales, 2 grinders, some bags, brass kuckles, around 600$, and she scared me into saying he was selling. she doesnt have it recorded though,, he had court yesterday,he said they didnt add any new charges when he went to his arraignment, the judge said he has to stay in jail 30-90 days and has another court in 9 days to deiced what to do with him i guess...

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  1. Ryan Alexander

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    Answered . If he is lucky, emotional, remorseful, guilt-ridden and submits himself in pure penitence to the mercy of the court, he'll do just 30-90 and be re-released, perhaps with an extra contempt tagged on him.

    Worst case scenario, he does another three years.

    Clark County, NV practitioner.

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