A 23 year old women shot in a school zone at some one house multiple times her first case ever and she’s going to trial
What do you think also the Victims coming through to court how much time you think she gone get
The person can go to prison even if it is a first offense. Get an excellent defense attorney immediately.
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If she receives a "not guilty" verdict from the jury, she will get no time. If she is convicted (jury returns a "guilty" verdict), she will go to prison. How much time depends upon the nature of the offense, the character of the defendant, and the need to protect the public. There are so many things that go into each of those three factors that it would be impossible for anyone here to give you a reasonable estimate of the sentence. The judge determines the sentence. The defendant's attorney probably has a better idea what to expect at sentencing.
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