Q: First misdemeanor for conversion in lake county set for bench trial if convicted do I get jail time
A: I've practiced criminal law here for over 30 years and in my experience people rarely get jail time for first offense misdemeanors in Lake County, but it is possible. You should discuss this with your attorney who will know the facts and circumstances of your case and your record and thus, be more qualified to accurately answer this question. Good luck! Al Jones
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