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Advanced Supervised Release

Sentencing in North Carolina can be confusing for attorneys, let alone defendants.  While we strive to do everything we can to prevent our clients from being found guilty, at The Dummit Law Firm we are also diligent in taking time … Continue reading

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Ask A Lawyer: Could I Get Jail for my DWI Conviction?

Question: I’m facing conviction on a DWI at the maximum sentencing level, and it could involve jail time. Will I really have to serve the full sentence? Answer: It depends. By law, if you are given the full sentence of … Continue reading

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How Much Longer Will I Be Here?

When a person is charged with a crime, they may sit in jail for months- maybe over a year- before the trial and sentencing is over. What happens to the time they spent there? Is it figured into sentencing, or … Continue reading

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