Q: Being under 18 was the court authorized to convict me as a 99-19-81 habitual offender
A: Unfortunately, if you were charged as an 81, then that likely means that you have at least two prior convictions. Long story short, even though you may be under 18, if you are in circuit court, then you will be treated as an adult unless the prior convictions should have been kept in youth court.
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