Q: Arrested for 3rd dui, already did half of his sentence, the court messed up, he’s still there. His deal was to do half.
My son has been in jail since November. He was arrested for his 3rd DUI in Sonoma County. The deal was that he does half of his sentence and then does the DUI program. The court messed up and is making him do his whole sentence and still do the program. What can we do?
A: You should contact your son's attorney so that he can calendar the case and tell the court the problem. You should also call the jail and tell them that you think your son is overdetained and have them release him asap
MORE INFO NEEDED.
CONTACT THE LAWYER WHO REPRESENTED YOUR SON TO MAKE HIM/HER AWARE OF THE PROBLEM.
I SUSPECT S/HE WILL PUT THE CASE BACK ON CALENDAR AND EXPLAIN THE PROBLEM TO THE JUDGE.
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