I only had one case in 30 years when the judge did not give the defendant his back time. If your time qualifies has jail time you should get your back time.
As a general rule, you will be given all back time. Please note, however, that any time you spent in jail or in rehab as a condition of probation (like SAF-P) does NOT count toward back time.
I agree with the other two lawyers, but please make sure to check with the calculation of back time with the Sheriff or the Jail. Make sure that your back time is in writing and it matches your calculation. I have found in several instances where my client's calculation of back time is different from the calculation by the Sheriff or the jail.
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