Q: 1st offense DA, no bond, serving 62 days until court, 35 days served already. Why
A: I assume DA is Domestic Assault, which is serious and worse than some felonies. You need a competent attorney immediately. Ask for a Bond or even Release on your own Recognizance, as you have spent way too much time in jail already. Also, and most important, demand a Preliminary Hearing. If you were indicted first, then demand a Speedy Trial, unless a plea agreement is reached. Conviction is easy, but your Sentence to be served should not be so long. I also assume you have a bad case, where a plea might be appropriate, but usually never plea guilty to DA. The Victim may or may not be a great witness. Something is wrong here, and you need a decent attorney that will actually represent you, not a PD.
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