Myrtle Beach, SC asked in Criminal Law for South Carolina

Q: If served 18 months and got 6months time served with good time and work time credit when will release be

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Jonathan Edmond Bennett Lewis
Jonathan Edmond Bennett Lewis
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Columbia, SC
  • Licensed in South Carolina

A: Hello.

Unfortunately, we aren’t able to do anything but estimate your release date with the information you provided. Without knowing your actual conviction offense, so that we know whether or not the offense is a 65% or 85% time served offense, we cannot give you an accurate amount of time.

Assuming that it is 65% under the sentencing statutes, you would serve 7.8 months (18 mo. - 6 mo. credit = 12 mo. / 65% = 7.8 mo.).

We hope that this helps answer your question.

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