The maximum punishment possible is one year in the county jail and a $4,000 fine. He should also be eligible for probation. He needs to hire an attorney to handle this. He may be able to get it dismissed.
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I agree with Ms Jagger's as to the punishment range. He needs to hire an attorney quickly. Many in your area, like myself, offer free consultations.
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He needs a good criminal defense attorney. I am sure that his criminal record is a priority for him being in the military.
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