If the jail sentence was suspended on the condition that you perform the community service work, then the failure to complete it could result in the previously suspended jail sentence being imposed.
However, in addition, you can be re-ordered to complete it and incarcerated again for failing to obey a court order if you fail to do so. And since each time it will be a new court order, the failure to complete it is a new act of contempt, so the potential exists for this to happen over and over.
If the outcome of your case is important to you, then I think it is imperative that you hire the best, most experienced, successful and respected Virginia Criminal Defense lawyer you can to assist you with this matter. Remember, the lawyer you choose can be the difference in the outcome of your case.
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