It depends on if he has any prior felony conivctions within the past 10 years and what they are for. The range is from no jail (with no prior felony) up to 15 years with a prior violent felony.
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something here does not make sense. In a CPCS 3, bail should not be that high. Are you sure there is not a Class A felony on this?
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I agree bail seems high and should be reviewed by an experienced attorney. He can get several years in jail or prison. It is possible to get a reduced sentence with the right lawyer negotiating a good plea deal. Hire a lawyer today to protect your legal rights.
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