Bay Saint Louis, MS asked in Criminal Law for Mississippi

Q: I got charged with trespassing 97-17-97. It’s my first offense, so what are the possibilities of me serving jail time.

I am located in MS.

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Arthur Calderon
Arthur Calderon
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Cleveland, MS
  • Licensed in Mississippi

A: While the possibility of you serving jail time is low, the big question you have to ask yourself is whether you are willing to take that gamble if you proceed by yourself. You have a much greater likelihood at success with a lawyer, and even if found guilty, you savvy criminal defense lawyer can increase the odds of this not even going on your record.

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