Q: Curious if I'm looking at actually going to jail.
I was arrested for assault on a police officer and resisting without violence. I'm a first time offender and I'm very nervous at what my punishment will be.
A: This is not a time for worrying about punishment…this is a time for analyzing the facts of the case and the potential weaknesses
A: This is the time to go to court, not to jail. The process will indicate whether you will agree to go to jail, to get a dismissal, to get probation, or to go to trial. I urge you to retain an experienced lawyer to evaluate your situation. The lawyer, once fully informed, would be in a real position to answer your question.
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