Q: Does a person arrested for "retail theft with extenuating circumstances" ordinarily get release on his/her recognicance?
The person in question has prior felony convictions and was under the supervision of a Community Corrections officer at the time of the most recent theft.
A: These are very serious cases and you will need an attorney to explain these extenuating circumstances to the prosecutor/state in order to have the best chance to win. Please hire an experienced criminal defense attorney to represent you. Since I have been an attorney handling criminal defense for 27 years I know what I am talking about.
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