Substance abuse evaluation reccomendations?
3 attorney answers
Is this a new order for an evaluation? Or was it ordered as a condition of probation and you are just now getting it done? What has your PO said with regard to the the course recommendation? Start there. If It's a new requirement, you should consult with an attorney to challenge it. If you're late on completing the condition, your PO may ask the Judge to extend your probation. If so, again, consult with an attorney. Good luck!
I am not your lawyer! Answering your question does not establish an client/attorney relationship between us. My answer is based on the information you have provided. It is possible that my answer would be different if I knew ALL the facts and evidence concerning your case. Further, plea offers made by the State and sentencing by a judge can vary greatly from county to county, but are legal if the offer is in accordance with the laws of Florida.
Why did you wait until the last minute?
Seems to me that the time crunch is on you.
Wishing you luck and hoping that I have been helpful in answering your question.
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You really need to talk to your criminal defense lawyer or the public defender who represented you in the criminal proceedings.