Q: Can you get out of prison early if you have a split sentence in GA?
A: Any person may be eligible for parole based on various factors (i.e., nature of charges, good behavior, etc.), but it up to the Georgia Board of Pardons and Parole. Parole eligibility likewise applies to the confinement portion of a split sentence. However, there are limited exceptions where a person may not be eligible for parole (i.e., under certain statutory recidivist guidelines, a person may have to serve their confinement day-for-day).
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