Sentencing guidelines require information about the defendant's prior record score. Needless to say, state prison will be involved. Obtain legal counsel ASAP.
The Pennsylvania sentencing guidelines involve a calculation between the offense and the defendants prior record. Additionally, time can be added or subtracted based on aggravated or mitigated circumstances. Your Husband needs an experienced criminal lawyer to protect his rights.
Armed or unarmed, the charges and potential consequences are serious. Among other things, a calculation of his sentencing guidelines will depend upon whether he has been charged at the state or federal level, as I note your selection of the federal crime category. Regardless, you should consult with a criminal defense attorney in your area immediately,
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