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Q: Is there a statue of limitation to re-indicted someone to habitual offender, if they're still incarcerated on the origin

al indictment?

Arthur Calderon
Arthur Calderon answered on Oct 6, 2018

No. If they are charged with a subsequent offense, then the State has ultimate discretion to charge them as habitual, whether as an 81- or an 83-habitual.

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