Johnson City, TN asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Tennessee

Q: if i was sentenced 2 years and the judge gave me over 1000 days credit on that 2 years and i sat in jail for 5 months

i was incarcerated january sentence march got out the end of may with all that credit missed my child’s birth

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Mr. Kent Thomas Jones Esq.
Mr. Kent Thomas Jones Esq.
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Cleveland, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Your question does not make sense. If you had more credit than the time sentenced, why would you not have been on probation?

I don't think there is a lot you can do about it now, though. I would talk to a local criminal defense attorney.

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