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Written by attorney Lidia L. Alperovich | Sep 18, 2014

Violation of Probation, Intermediate Punishment, or Parole: Hearing and Disposition - Gagnon Hearing

If a person violates probation, intermediate punishment or Parole, the person has rights under the Supreme Court decision in Gagnon v. Scarpelli, 411 U.S. 778 (1973), Pursuant to which, a probationer's sentence can only be revoked after a preliminary revocation hearing and final revocation hearing

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