Q: Second time getting arrested for the same crime. What punishment can I expect??
I successfully completed 9 months deferred probation for POM, class B misdemeanor but about 5 months later I got arrested for the exact same charge.
If you are still on deferred, expect to be revoked/adjudicated. What happens next depends on the county. Your lawyer may be able to negotiate a short jail sentence if you will be taking a conviction. Most counties are not too hard on POM.
You may be able to avoid being revoked/adjudicated on the first offense is if you have a defense to the new offense.
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