Oakland, MD asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Maryland

Q: What does a person normally receive in MD court for inhalent abuse

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Mark Oakley

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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Rockville, MD
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: There is no "normal," as sentencing takes into consider a wide array of factors, including past criminal history, age, employment, nature and aggravating circumstances of the case, victim impact, the defendant's actions to address any substance abuse or emotional/mental issues that may underly his/her actions, etc. The specific county, judge and prosecutor can make a difference as well. A non-violent first offender can generally hope for probation and no conviction. Consult a lawyer in private to go over the details and factors in your case, and do not post further details on this or any other public forum.

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